Everything You Need to Know About Pseudocyesis, or Phantom Pregnancy

Phantom pregnancies are common in patriarchal countries like India, where undue importance is given to a person’s ability to reproduce.

written by
Rajvi Desai
Dec 17, 2020
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AuthorRajvi Desai

Rajvi Desai is The Swaddle's Culture Editor. After graduating from NYU as a Journalism and Politics major, she covered breaking news and politics in New York City, and dabbled in design and entertainment journalism. Back in the homeland, she's interested in tackling beauty, sports, politics and human rights in her gender-focused writing, while also co-managing The Swaddle Team's podcast, Respectfully Disagree.