Post Partum Blues Often Treated with Drugs
Women who experience symptoms of depression during and more often after their baby’s birth are often treated with drugs instead of being offered counseling services. //
These were the findings of a survey conducted by leading mental charity unit ‘Mind’.
Depresssion in new mothers and soon...
Andrews Women's Hospital Receives National Recognition At Achieving Success In Women's Health Conference
...involved in the project."
The four-level hospital includes 25 labor and delivery rooms, eight integrated operating suites, 63 NICU beds, 28 ante partum
beds, 12 day patient surgery rooms, 18 gynecological inpatient rooms, 64 postpartum rooms and 64 well-baby nursery beds.
The Andrews Women's Hos...
Norwegian American Hospital Launches Awareness Campaign Targeting Hispanic, African-American and General-Market Moms
...equipment to provide family-centered care that allows
expectant mothers to have a comfortable birthing experience. Other related
services include ante partum
testing, childbirth preparation classes,
lactation counseling, and mother/baby educational classes.
Located at 1044 North Francisco Avenue, Norwegia...
Teams From Carnegie Mellon, Yale, Manitoba Win Tepper School's 2008 McGinnis Venture Competition
...he University of Louisville's Department of Management and
Entrepreneurship won the elevator pitch competition -- a separate $2,000
cash award -- with partum
Group LLC, a medical device to help physicians
monitor the birth process.
The McGinnis Venture Competition continues to expand internationally.
Hope In Action: Policymakers and Artists Promote Youth and Latino Suicide Prevention
...ity-based crisis services through innovative
telephony and internet based technologies; by bringing national attention
and access to services for post partum
depression and other women's mood
disorders; through education and advocacy; through formal research and
evaluation of crisis line services; and, by c...
MacArthur commits $11 million to further UCSF work in maternal safety
... several hundred health facilities in seven Indian states and eight states in Nigeria. Those interventions, called the Continuum of Care for PPH (post partum
hemorrhage), were developed by Miller and Stacie Geller, PhD, an associate professor at the University of Illinois College of Medicine.
Breastfeeding Lowers Maternal Stress
...rchers feel that their findings will also be relevant for dealing with post partum
depression that mothers feel after delivery. Researchers are of the opinion that mothers who breastfeed will be able to deal with their post partum
depression better than the mothers who bottle-feed their children.
Treatment of postpartum depression needs to be personalized
... control trials on 7,697 women had said that it is possible to prevent post partum
depression but the treatment meted out to the pregnant women after delivery...y to the mother must be made flexible to her needs in order to prevent post partum
depression often works out as the most effective strategy. The medical prof...
Colic in babies may be related to maternal depression and stress
...t study had linked babies with colic to mothers who suffer from severe post partum
depression and stress from handling a baby without any support system.
depression is the depression that several mothers suffer after childbirth. ...
Post delivery antidepressants do not affect weight loss
For a long time antidepressants to be taken for post partum
depression were thought to be a barrier to weight loss. The recent study ha...n, the results showed that there were no significant difference in the post partum
weight loss between the two groups.
The study had shown that post deli...