Post-Partum Depression

A prolonged period of depression, flattened affect, fatigue, irritability, and insomnia which begins within a few weeks of delivery and may last for months. It is viewed as a stress reaction
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Finally, many studies show that giving birth is much more likely than abortion to be associated with severe emotional aftereffects, such as post-partum depression.
She specializes in parenting, life transitional crises and post-partum depression.
From my experience, women are more willing to accept the post-partum depression label and the use of that label has destigmatised mental health issues to an extent.
Most recently, Neuronetics initiated an open-label study to evaluate the safety and efficacy of NeuroStar in patients with MDD who are suffering from post-partum depression.
Carey's mother, Idella, said that her daughter suffered from post-partum depression after giving birth to Erica last August.
Post-partum depression (H 3897) - The Committee on Financial Services' agenda includes legislation that would require all health care plans to cover benefits for screening for post-partum depression - a serious condition that can affect women following childbirth.
He dissed Brooke Shields for taking meds for post-partum depression and, in doing so, alienated many of his female fans.
It is possible that the hormones responsible for premenstrual symptoms, post-partum depression, and menopausal problems are protecting women from ulcers and many types of cardiovascular problems.
Approximately 15 percent of new mothers suffer from post-partum depression, but only 20 percent of them receive treatment.
Based on her own real-life experiences, Grant voiced, for the first time, her struggle with post-partum depression after the birth of her third child, her feelings of inadequacy when it comes to parenting; her feelings of guilt over the ceaseless balance of work, family, motherhood and faith.
Washington, December 14 ( ANI ): Women who are married suffer less partner abuse, substance abuse or post-partum depression around the time of pregnancy than women who are cohabitating or do not have a partner, a new study has found.
Medical researchers -- and many mothers -- believe that hormonal or other biological changes in new mothers probably play a role in post-partum depression.

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