Monthly Archives: February 2009

Identifying Postpartum Depression

Misconceptions and myths prevent mothers from seeking help. Postpartum depression has become a catch-all phrase for a wide spectrum of pregnancy related mood disorders, leading to confusion, apprehension, underdiagnosis and undertreatment. Continue reading

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A contest for a free colonoscopy? CBS Cares continues to set benchmarks in health initiatives with novel compaign on colon cancer

Colonoscopy sweepstakes from CBS Cares encourage proactive healthcare! Continue reading

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Can Men or Partners Really Suffer from Postpartum Depression?

Postpartum depression in men/partners receiving more attention and new services from Postpartum Support International Continue reading

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Perinatal Pro Weekly Blog

U. S. Senator Robert Menendez reintroduces The Melanie Blocker Stokes MOTHERS Act in 111th Congress! Continue reading

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Perinatal Pro Weekly Blog

ABC’s Private (Mal) Practice fails to present the facts in botched opportunity to raise PPD Awareness Continue reading

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Researching Perinatal Mood Disorders: Science must trump the politics of fear

Perinatal mood disorder research must include study of all pregnant and postpartum women, regardless of how the pregnancy is resolved. Continue reading

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