Postpartum Depression News and Research

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Eighty percent of women experience some level of the baby blues after giving birth, and symptoms usually clear up on their own. One in eight-to-ten women experiences postpartum depression. When symptoms don't go away in a few weeks, women should seek help through health care providers and licensed counselors. Treatment may include talk therapy, medication, support groups, or a combination of these.
Study evaluates the impact of COVID-19 pandemic on postpartum depression

Study evaluates the impact of COVID-19 pandemic on postpartum depression

Breastfeeding associated with improved maternal mental health outcomes

Breastfeeding associated with improved maternal mental health outcomes

Improved screening can benefit women with postpartum depression

Improved screening can benefit women with postpartum depression

Study examines changes in postpartum insurance coverage in the U.S. during the COVID-19 pandemic

Study examines changes in postpartum insurance coverage in the U.S. during the COVID-19 pandemic

B-cells have significant differences in women with postpartum depression, finds study

B-cells have significant differences in women with postpartum depression, finds study

Flo; Much more than a period tracker

Flo; Much more than a period tracker

One in three new moms screened positive for postpartum depression during early COVID-19

One in three new moms screened positive for postpartum depression during early COVID-19

Study provides better understanding of risk factors for postpartum depression

Study provides better understanding of risk factors for postpartum depression

Study examines relationship between prenatal and postnatal stress, depression, and infant motor development during COVID

Study examines relationship between prenatal and postnatal stress, depression, and infant motor development during COVID

Music therapy can be an attractive option to manage menopause symptoms and depressed mood

Music therapy can be an attractive option to manage menopause symptoms and depressed mood

Sleep and biological rhythm variables linked to severity of depression, anxiety during pregnancy

Sleep and biological rhythm variables linked to severity of depression, anxiety during pregnancy

Disparities in maternal mental health during COVID-19

Disparities in maternal mental health during COVID-19

Previous trauma can affect patients during pregnancy, childbirth and after

Previous trauma can affect patients during pregnancy, childbirth and after

Postpartum women's experience of social restrictions during COVID-19

Postpartum women's experience of social restrictions during COVID-19

Pandemic-related grief associated with lower levels of mother-infant bonding

Pandemic-related grief associated with lower levels of mother-infant bonding

Breastfeeding could possibly reduce a woman’s risk for postpartum depression, suggests study

Breastfeeding could possibly reduce a woman’s risk for postpartum depression, suggests study

One-day online therapy session can help treat postpartum depression

One-day online therapy session can help treat postpartum depression

Allopregnanolone exerts persistent antidepressant effects by altering brain states

Allopregnanolone exerts persistent antidepressant effects by altering brain states

Women say California insurer makes it too hard to get drug for postpartum depression

Women say California insurer makes it too hard to get drug for postpartum depression