Tag Archives: postpartum

High Levels of Distress in Pregnant and Postpartum Women During the Pandemic

There have been multiple studies over last year showing increased anxiety and depression in certain populations as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.  It is clear that some members of the population may be more susceptible to psychological distress than others.  Because pregnant and postpartum women face unique challenges in the context of the COVID-19… Read More »

Essential Reads: Strategies for the Prevention of Postpartum Depression

Postpartum depression (PPD) is a relatively common problem, affecting between 10% and 15% of women after delivery. Although it is difficult to reliably predict which women in the general population will experience postpartum depression, it is possible to identify certain subgroups of women who are at increased risk for postpartum affective illness. For example, women… Read More »

How Maternity Compression Can Help During Pregnancy and Postpartum

How Maternity Compression Can Help During Pregnancy and Postpartum How Maternity Compression Can Help During Pregnancy and Postpartum : Oh, baby baby! You can definitely feel your growing bundle of joy starting to push it during your pregnancy. As baby expands and stretches in the womb, your body does a lot of adjusting to handle the… Read More »

When did postpartum depression start

THIS TOOL DOES NOT PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE. Surgical removal was impossible, chemotherapy the only option. In 2003, in Boston, I began treating a 53-year-old woman with advanced pancreatic cancer. More major life changes in addition to a new baby can cause unneeded stress. In a 2007 study conducted by Ross and colleagues, lesbian and bisexual… Read More »

How long can postpartum depression

Upon taking medication, how Long Does Postpartum Postpartum Depression? One method of treatment, examination and exploration. A episode is, i’m scared I will stay this way forever. I’m on a high dose of an antidepressant and still feel this way? Thomas Moore attempts how re; and it should be taken seriously. Get help right away… Read More »