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Frontiers in Educational Research, 2019, 2(11); doi: 10.25236/FER.2019.021125.

Effect of Yoga during Pregnancy on the Incidence of Postpartum Depression


Xiyan Xie

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Xiyan Xie

Guizhou University of Finance and Economics, Sports Department, Guiyang Guizhou 550025, China


Postpartum depression is the most common type of puerperal mental syndrome. The main influencing factors are social factors, psychological factors and biological factors. Yoga during pregnancy can promote social harmony, regulate emotions, reduce labor pain, shorten the labor process, reduce the rate of cesarean section, improve the rate of natural childbirth, so as to reduce the risk factors of postpartum depression.


Yoga during pregnancy; Postpartum depression; Research

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Xiyan Xie. Effect of Yoga during Pregnancy on the Incidence of Postpartum Depression. Frontiers in Educational Research (2019) Vol. 2 Issue 11: 155-159. https://doi.org/10.25236/FER.2019.021125.


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