Latest Maternity blues Stories

2011-12-07 14:42:05

Forty percent of women who report depressive symptoms following birth also reported intimate partner violence.

2010-06-16 10:05:02

How postpartum depression arises and how it could be prevented.

2009-02-02 13:12:43

Women who have higher levels of a hormone produced by the placenta midway through pregnancy appear more likely to develop postpartum depression, a study authored by a UC Irvine researcher finds.

2009-01-20 08:48:10

Roughly 13 percent of women suffer from postnatal depression in the year after they give birth, but new information shows women can be effectively identified and treated.

2008-07-11 00:00:30

A U.S. psychologist says emotional swings in new moms -- called the baby blues -- are quite common. Dr.

2005-06-23 22:05:00

Postnatal depression among mothers is a well-known occurrence, but fathers can suffer from it, too. Now, a new study finds that children whose fathers experienced postnatal depression face increased risks of behavioral and emotional problems in early life.

Word of the Day
  • Monstrous in size or character; huge; prodigious; monstrously perverse, savage, cruel, etc.
The word 'immane' comes from the Latin word 'immanis', 'enormous'.