Emerging Risk Factors ID’d for Postpartum Depression

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“Emerging risk factors for postpartum depression include the serotonin transporter genotype and omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid status, both of which may interact to affect risk, according to a review published in the November issue of The Canadian Journal of Psychiatry.”

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Too Many Women Continue to Die in Childbirth

“The United States can do better than dead last on maternal mortality in the developed world. We can show the way!”

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Why You Can’t Get a Baby’s Cry Out of Your Head (Even If You Don’t Have Children)

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  • “"Researchers find the cry of a baby triggers emotional responses in the brain unlike any other sound – even in non-parents
  • Oxford University team found cry triggers brain’s emotional response in just 100 milliseconds”

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