Tokophobia - The Fear Of Getting Pregnant Or Giving Birth
January 18, 2018 13:33
Having a baby is one of the most wonderful and intense experiences that the body can go through. So it's understandable that many women are scared of it. But for those who suffer from tokophobia, the anxiety can reach extremes.
Tokophobia is the pathological fear of pregnancy and childbirth. It is so intense that it can affect a woman's decision to have children. It is estimated that one in ten women without children have avoided pregnancy due to this profound fear.