Postpartum Depression

Postpartum Depression

The First Drug Treatment To Specifically Relieve Postpartum Depression Is Approved
On March 19, 2019, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the first-ever drug specifically designed to alleviate the symptoms... Read More
Pregnancy May Alter Brain’s Immune Function
During pregnancy and for some time after giving birth, a woman’s immune response in the brain may be tuned down,... Read More
Brexanolone Reduces Postpartum Depression in Preliminary Clinical Trial
Infusion of the experimental drug brexanolone dramatically reduced the symptoms of severe postpartum depression in a small, randomized clinical trial... Read More
Maternal Stress on Offspring
Researchers have found that two hormones can modify the effects of maternal stress on a number of childhood behaviors, according... Read More
Tired Mother suffering from postpartum depression
The risk of postpartum depression (PPD) is more than 20 times higher in women with a history of depression ,... Read More