Category Archives: women’s health issues

The Regional Perinatal Centers of New York – Neonatal Care and primary prevention of postpartum depression at its finest!

Yesterday, March 22, 2013, the Regional Perinatal Centers of New York – a collaborative of 137 hospitals throughout NY who have met standards entitling them to this designation – held their annual nurses retreat at NY Presbyterian Hospital. Columbia PhD … Continue reading

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The National Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coaltion offers webinar on Postpartum Depression

The National Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coaltion offers webinar on postpartum depression with maternal mental health expert Susan Dowd Stone, MSW, LCSW Continue reading

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S.P.A.R.K.S. postpartum depression event on Capitol Hill inspires participants and legislators!

You really had to be there to experience the full impact of unified stakeholder passion in this group of PPD advocates whose combined voices said “Now that we’ve created awareness of the crisis; here is the solution”. It was standing … Continue reading

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NJ PPD Medicaid study authors respond to validity challenges

NJ PPD Medicaid study authors respond to conclusions challenges Continue reading

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Study Challenges Effectivness of NJ PPD Initiatives for Medicaid Population

Flawed study fails to include those at highest risk when reaching conclusions about NJ Medicaid PPD initiatives Continue reading

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Postpartum Progress Launches Daily Support Service for Mothers Who Suffer

ATLANTA, January 7, 2011 — Postpartum Progress (www.postpartumprogress.com), the most widely-read blog in the United States on postpartum depression, announced today the launch of a new service that will help pregnant and new mothers get through the difficulty of perinatal … Continue reading

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With your help,S.P.A.R.K.S to realize dream of comprehensive community center for women and families coping with postpartum depression.

With your help, ground breaking postpartum depression treatment center will become a reality. Continue reading

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Calling all California Moms and Healthcare Providers!

California moms and healthcare providers – without your help, important maternal child health programs will lose funding! Continue reading

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What is Mandated Screening for PPD?

Mandating screening for PPD? Who is mandated to offer? Who is mandated to receive? Continue reading

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Video of Brooke Shields, U.S. Senator Robert Menendez, other advocates and mothers celebrating passage of The Melanie Blocker Stokes MOTHERS Act

Video of Brooke Shields, U.S. Senator Robert Menendez, advocates and mothers celebrate passage of Melanie Blocker Stokes MOTHERS Act Continue reading

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