There is no escaping the fact that our emotions are definitely influenced by our hormones. There is no condition more hormonal than pregnancy. Your estrogen and progesterone levels are going up at rapid rates. You have more worries and excitement. There is the wonderful expectation of a little baby coming soon to your family, but there are also the concerns of another mouth to feed and how that child will grow up. These are very real reasons to be happy and concerned at the same time. In combination with your skyrocketing hormones this leads to frequent changes in your emotions during pregnancy. Talk out these emotional changes with your friends and family. Anyone who truly cares for you will understand how you’re feeling.