News Relating to Postpartum Depression

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ACOG News Release
The Challenges of Diagnosing and Treating Maternal DepressionWomen's Health Experts Weigh In

PPD-Hope - Medical Director's Message
Less than 15% [of women with postpartum depression] will receive any treatment at all.

University of Rochester Medical Center / - Screen New Mothers For Postpartum Depression
Physicians should screen mothers for postpartum depression regularly for at least a year following childbirth to better identify women who develop symptoms throughout the year and those whose depression persists.

Sychiatric News - Law Directs Physicians to Counsel Mothers- to-Be About Depression
APA members are among those who contributed to legislation whose goals are to help women with postpartum depression get treatment and to educate families about the symptoms of the disorder. - The Resource for Science Information
Pregnant Women Should Exercise to Keep Depression Away


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