Groundbreaking Research Into Postpartum Depression


 

Groundbreaking Research Into Postpartum Depression – Postpartum depression may be one of the most under-recognized and under-treated disorders. Yet, it impacts the lives of hundreds of thousands of new mothers. This video looks at those who are at greatest risk of postpartum depression as well as ground breaking research into treatment for PPD. If you are in a crisis? situation, call 911 or the toll-free, 24-hour National Suicide Prevention? Lifeline,??? 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255).? A Lifeline Chat is also available at www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org For more information on depression or other suicide prevention resources, email us at nimhinfo@nih.gov. We accept comments in the spirit of our comment policy: www.nimh.nih.gov NIMH Privacy Policy: www.nimh.nih.gov

 


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Omega-3 backed for postpartum depression

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Led by Gabriel Shapiro from the University of Montreal, Canada, the authors examined 75 studies investigating the risk factors for postpartum depression (PPD), finding that there is accumulating evidence that omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid (PUFA …
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Omega-3 fatty acids can benefit women at risk of postpartum depression

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The "feel-good" hormone serotonin, depleted by pregnancy, can be replenished by adding sources of omega-3 to the diets of pregnant women and new mothers – a development particularly beneficial to the 10 to 15 percent of women at risk for postpartum …
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