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Essential Reads: Strategies for the Prevention of Postpartum Depression

Postpartum depression (PPD) is a relatively common problem, affecting between 10% and 15% of women after delivery. Although it is difficult to reliably predict which women in the general population will experience postpartum depression, it is possible to identify certain subgroups of women who are at increased risk for postpartum affective illness. For example, women… Read More »

Depression in Young Children

Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story The Checkup How to Spot Depression in Young Children We tend to think of childhood as a time of innocence and joy, but as many as 2 to 3 percent of children from ages 6 to 12 can have serious depression. Credit…Mikyung… Read More »

Depression and diet asian food

Ann N Y Acad Sci. Mendez-Zuniga, et al. Battaglino suggests pairing your fish with leafy greens, which are a good source of magnesium, another nutrient linked to combatting depression. Bourre JM. Or if even 10 minutes sounds too long, canned fish comes ready-to-eat. Previous research has revealed the link between nutritional deficiencies and some mental… Read More »