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Child Born of Rape

Although rape is profoundly traumatic, relatively little has been said about the lives of children born from it. from research, children conceived of rape are more likely to suffer from severe psychological disorders, the most common of which are Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), depression, and anxiety. The children face many challenges both before and after birth. Research shows that maternal stress severely affects embryological development. Many women who are raped opt to take antidepressants to help them cope, which can harm the fetus also the children often develop poor parent-child relationships, as violent rape can affect maternal capacity to care for the child and to form a loving bond. Which is the recommended way of raising these kids ?

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