Maternal PPD

Around 40% of mothers are affects by maternal depression, but screenings by care providers are not being performed often enough, found a recent in the Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics. The researchers found that less than half of pediatricians routinely screen mothers for postpartum depression. The study’s survey of 321 general practice pediatricians in 2013 did, Read more about Maternal PPD[…]

Migraines Could Indicate Risk of Pregnancy Complications

Having a severe headache during pregnancy may mean more than having to lie down and pop a few painkillers. Migraines have been linked to several pregnancy complications in a recent study, but the study is fairly small. The researchers examined 90 pregnant women who had migraines, nearly a third of whom had a migraine lasting Read more about Migraines Could Indicate Risk of Pregnancy Complications[…]