Postpartum Depression

Post-natal depression came crashing into my life - The Irish Times

Sun, 2019-09-22 23:01
Post-natal depression came crashing into my life  The Irish Times

Enormity of life and death bends my brain and: 'how can anyone stay sane amid all this'

Carolyn Hax: Insensitive husband just adds to stressed-out new mom’s burden - The Washington Post

Sat, 2019-09-21 22:05
Carolyn Hax: Insensitive husband just adds to stressed-out new mom’s burden  The Washington Post

Hi, Carolyn: My husband and I have three kids, 10, 8 and 1 (who was a surprise but is such a blessing). I gained a lot of weight in this last pregnancy. I am in my ...

Novel Drug Impresses in Postpartum Depression Phase 3 Trial - Medscape

Fri, 2019-09-20 07:09
Novel Drug Impresses in Postpartum Depression Phase 3 Trial  Medscape

Women with postpartum depression may experience significant reductions in symptoms after just 3 days of taking a novel neuroactive steroid, new research ...

Moms Need Wide-Ranging Mental Health Care - Ms. Magazine

Fri, 2019-09-20 07:08
Moms Need Wide-Ranging Mental Health Care  Ms. Magazine

I've had a unique glimpse into the psychological challenges faced by women who parent alone as the founder of Empowering Solo Moms Everywhere (ESME).

We asked black mothers how they find their joy. This is what they said. - The Washington Post

Fri, 2019-09-20 07:00
We asked black mothers how they find their joy. This is what they said.  The Washington Post

"We don't see joy reflected in popular culture, so we make our own."

After wife's death man changes postpartum mental health care - TODAY

Thu, 2019-09-19 07:14
After wife's death man changes postpartum mental health care  TODAY

After his wife struggled to get proper treatment for postpartum psychosis and died by suicide, Steven D'Achille devoted himself to helpings struggling moms.

How Diversity Mandates Block Female Medical Research - September 19, 2019 - OZY

Thu, 2019-09-19 03:48
How Diversity Mandates Block Female Medical Research - September 19, 2019  OZY

Hoping to level out a historical bias toward using male test subjects — which led to gaps in research into women's health — North American scientific...

4 Ways to Improve Mental Health Through Digital Health - - HIT Consultant

Wed, 2019-09-18 23:29
4 Ways to Improve Mental Health Through Digital Health -  HIT Consultant

Jill Seidman, VP OF Medicaid Transformation Project at AVIA shares four ways that digital health can help improve mental health.

For new moms, mood disorders are more common than you think – but here's how we can help - Model D

Mon, 2019-09-16 22:04
For new moms, mood disorders are more common than you think – but here's how we can help  Model D

20% to 25% of women are at risk for first-time onset of mental illness after they give birth. But proactive interventions, support systems for moms who suffer, and ...

Rates of maternal mistreatment in the US are high across the board — especially for women of color - The Boston Globe

Fri, 2019-09-13 16:16
Rates of maternal mistreatment in the US are high across the board — especially for women of color  The Boston Globe

Pregnant women of color are more likely to be harassed, yelled at, or otherwise mistreated by medical professionals, according to a new study.

‘No-one asks new dads how they’re feeling at work’ - BBC News

Fri, 2019-09-13 15:00
‘No-one asks new dads how they’re feeling at work’  BBC News

Companies are doing more to support working dads but may overlook postnatal mental illness in men.

Adele files for divorce from Simon Konecki | 1 NEWS NOW - TVNZ

Fri, 2019-09-13 01:53
Adele files for divorce from Simon Konecki | 1 NEWS NOW  TVNZ

Adele and Simon started dating in summer 2011 and she gave birth to their son Angelo in October 2012.

‘No-one asks new dads how they’re feeling at work’ - BBC News

Fri, 2019-09-13 01:00
‘No-one asks new dads how they’re feeling at work’  BBC News

Companies are doing more to support working dads but may overlook postnatal mental illness in men.