Here at 8BitDad, we are 100% behind the idea that pregnancy isn’t just a “chick thing.” We know that fatherhood starts at conception. And before the baby squirts out, the father has his own baby issues to sort through.
Most commonly, the father begins to deal with the idea that the family is changing, and the physical home will change when a nursery takes the place of some “extra” corner. Men tend to worry about financial issues of adding another member to the family, and deal with the life-issues of pregnancy and an impending child.
But the Daily Mail reports that 23% of expectant fathers undergo their own “pregnancy,” which involves, among other things, bizarre food cravings and phantom “pregnancy pains.”