Postpartum Depression

This Woman's Period Re-Triggers Her Postpartum Depression: "It Feels Like It Will Never Go Away" - Glamour

Mon, 2017-06-26 12:59

Glamour

This Woman's Period Re-Triggers Her Postpartum Depression: "It Feels Like It Will Never Go Away"
Glamour
It's been a few years since her experience with postpartum depression, but Ruggiero still has PPD-like days—almost always right before her period hits. “It doesn't happen every month and I can sometimes go several months without having anything like ...

Newsmaker Q&A: Judy Illingworth, postpartum depression psychotherapist - Allentown Morning Call

Sat, 2017-06-24 17:31

Allentown Morning Call

Newsmaker Q&A: Judy Illingworth, postpartum depression psychotherapist
Allentown Morning Call
Postpartum depression is the onset of depressive symptoms toward the end of the pregnancy or occur shortly after the birth of a child. The symptoms can include but are not limited to extreme sadness, lack of motivation or interest in activities ...

Moms battling postpartum baby blues 'Climb Out of the Darkness' in search for help - Durham Herald Sun

Sat, 2017-06-24 13:28

Durham Herald Sun

Moms battling postpartum baby blues 'Climb Out of the Darkness' in search for help
Durham Herald Sun
“Moms handle a lot, and it's hard to do that when you have postpartum depression,” said Corey Rosso, husband of Amy Rosso. Conventional wisdom says that marriage is a 50-50 proposition, but Corey Rosso said, “sometimes it's 90-10 or 10-90.” Russo said ...

Postpartum Depression Affects New Fathers Too - The Good Men Project (blog)

Fri, 2017-06-23 13:07

The Good Men Project (blog)

Postpartum Depression Affects New Fathers Too
The Good Men Project (blog)
Mental health professionals are working hard to get a handle on the postpartum depression that's common among new mothers — and rightfully so. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that about 11.5 percent of new mothers experience ...

How The BCRA Will Affect Moms With Postpartum Depression & Who Is Most At Risk - Romper

Thu, 2017-06-22 17:50

Romper

How The BCRA Will Affect Moms With Postpartum Depression & Who Is Most At Risk
Romper
With maternity care and childbirth coverage already on the chopping block, new moms might also be wondering about how the BRCA will affect those with postpartum depression — something that up to one in seven women experience following their baby's ...

Bill to help Memorial Hermann Northeast diagnose postpartum depression early - Chron.com

Thu, 2017-06-22 16:24

Chron.com

Bill to help Memorial Hermann Northeast diagnose postpartum depression early
Chron.com
Manish Pandya, licensed clinical social worker with the psychology response team for Behavioral Health Services, said the bill is a positive step toward providing early medical attention to patients who suffer from postpartum depression or any kind of ...

Low-Income Moms Will Get Screened For Postpartum Depression During Baby Checkups - Houston Public Media

Thu, 2017-06-22 06:11

Houston Public Media

Low-Income Moms Will Get Screened For Postpartum Depression During Baby Checkups
Houston Public Media
Kreuzer has since become an advocate for better postpartum depression screening. Almost seven years ago, Donna Kreuzer was taking care of her newborn granddaughter in a hotel room in San Antonio. Her daughter, Kristi, was attending a law conference ...

Almost Half Of New Mothers With Postnatal Depression Aren't Getting Help, Research Shows - BuzzFeed News

Wed, 2017-06-21 17:17

BuzzFeed News

Almost Half Of New Mothers With Postnatal Depression Aren't Getting Help, Research Shows
BuzzFeed News
Croggon managed to seek out help herself via Pandas, a charity that supports those experiencing postnatal depression in a number of ways, including through WhatsApp groups and email hookups with other women who've experienced postpartum mental ...

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Postpartum depression ad campaign slammed for being insensitive - 6abc.com

Tue, 2017-06-20 15:29

6abc.com

Postpartum depression ad campaign slammed for being insensitive
6abc.com
Postpartum depression ad campaign slammed for being insensitive: Alicia Vitarelli reports during Action News at 4 p.m. on June 20, 2017. (WPVI). WPVI. Tuesday, June 20, 2017 05:28PM. Experts say many women suffer from postpartum depression in ...

Low-Income Moms Will Get Screened For Postpartum Depression ... - KUT

Tue, 2017-06-20 06:24

KUT

Low-Income Moms Will Get Screened For Postpartum Depression ...
KUT
Donna Kreuzer's daughter took her own life in 2010, just months after giving birth. Kreuzer has since become an advocate for better postpartum depression ...

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Low-Income Moms Will Get Screened For Postpartum Depression During Baby Checkups - KUOW News and Information

Tue, 2017-06-20 06:11

KUOW News and Information

Low-Income Moms Will Get Screened For Postpartum Depression During Baby Checkups
KUOW News and Information
Kristi told her husband and Kreuzer that she had been suffering with postpartum depression since the baby was three days old. Kreuzer had been prepared for something like this; Kristi had a history with depression and was at risk for postpartum depression.

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New Study Indicates Exercise Can Help Prevent Postpartum ... - Christian Post

Mon, 2017-06-19 19:32

Christian Post

New Study Indicates Exercise Can Help Prevent Postpartum ...
Christian Post
A new study has found that postpartum depression can be prevented by exercising regularly during and after pregnancy.
Would-be moms, take note: Exercise reduces postnatal depression ...Hindustan Times

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Postpartum Depression Screening Bill Signed by Governor Abbott - Big Country Homepage

Sun, 2017-06-18 17:08

Big Country Homepage

Postpartum Depression Screening Bill Signed by Governor Abbott
Big Country Homepage
AUSTIN, Texas - Texas mothers taking their new babies for checkups through Medicaid or the Children's Health Insurance Program will be able to get postpartum depression screenings and counseling under a bill Gov. Greg Abbott signed Thursday. The goal ...

Postpartum depression screening bill gets Abbott's signature - KGBT-TV

Sat, 2017-06-17 14:35

KGBT-TV

Postpartum depression screening bill gets Abbott's signature
KGBT-TV
The goal of House Bill 2466 is to get low-income mothers screened for postpartum depression early — during their baby's initial doctor visits. Roughly 17 percent of Texas mothers experience postpartum depression before or after giving birth, according ...

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Walk raises money for Postpartum Depression Awareness - wtkr.com

Sat, 2017-06-17 04:00

Walk raises money for Postpartum Depression Awareness
wtkr.com
Studies from postpartum.net show about 15% of all women will experience postpartum depression after birth, and about 10% will experience depression or anxiety during pregnancy.It is for this reason that a local group of moms is taking action. On June ...

Texas law provides Medicaid coverage of postpartum depression screening - ModernHealthcare.com

Fri, 2017-06-16 12:05

Texas law provides Medicaid coverage of postpartum depression screening
ModernHealthcare.com
Under the law, new mothers insured by Medicaid or with a newborn enrolled in the Children's Health Insurance Program can be screened for postpartum depression when they take their children for follow-up visits for up to 12 months. Texas is one of 19 ...

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Exercise may stave off postpartum depression - Reuters

Fri, 2017-06-16 07:44

Exercise may stave off postpartum depression
Reuters
(Reuters Health) - - Physical activity during and after pregnancy improves psychological wellbeing and may protect against postpartum depression, according to a new analysis of existing research. Even low-intensity exercise, such as walking with a baby ...

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Exercise may stave off postpartum depression - Reuters

Fri, 2017-06-16 07:44

Exercise may stave off postpartum depression
Reuters
(Reuters Health) - - Physical activity during and after pregnancy improves psychological wellbeing and may protect against postpartum depression, according to a new analysis of existing research. Even low-intensity exercise, such as walking with a baby ...

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