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1 in 3 Had Postpartum Depression During Early Covid

One in three mothers experienced postpartum depression during the early stages of the Covid pandemic and one in five screened positive for major depressive symptoms.

Screening Patients on a Tablet Detected 2X as Many at Risk

The lead researcher believes the accuracy of oral screening is hampered by patients' hesitation to reveal sensitive information and providers' time pressure or discomfort with the questions.

Broken Heart Syndrome on the Rise, Especially in Older Women

Cases of Broken Heart syndrome have been increasing, especially among women 50 and older, according to a study published recently by the Journal of the American Heart Association.

Update on perinatal anxiety disorders: Assessment and management

Routine assessment for perinatal anxiety disorders, using established diagnostic criteria and standardized tools, can facilitate early diagnosis, guide management, and optimize outcomes for pregnant...