SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — After both of her pregnancies, Evi Figgat faced postpartum depression, anxiety and psychosis.
But an increased availability of resources in Utah, as well as more...
Alanis Morissette, “Such Pretty Forks in the Road" (Epiphany Music)
The piano is back. The voice is back. The angst is back.
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PITTSBURGH (AP) — The most important lead block of Alan Faneca's life came far away the football field.
It's the aftermath of that block that the six-time All-Pro guard is focusing on this...
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The federal government is suing a Little Rock-based insurance company over the firing of a worker who had just had a baby.
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FDA approves drug to treat postpartum depression
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the first drug specifically developed for severe depression after childbirth.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Three mental health professionals from the University of Nebraska Medical Center and Nebraska Medicine will be speaking at the next Omaha Science Café about postpartum depression.
The event is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Slowdown, 729 N. 14th St.
Science Cafés involve face-to-face conversations with scientists about current science topics. They are open to everyone 21 and older.
NEW YORK (AP) — Gwyneth Paltrow, Chrissy Teigen, Adele: The charge to destigmatize postpartum depression has never before had so many high-profile sufferers willing to share their stories.
Add Serena Williams to the list. The 23-time Grand Slam champion playing in the U.S. Open took to Instagram last month after a loss in San Jose, California, to describe her feelings of inadequacy as a mother since the birth nearly a year ago of her daughter, Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr.
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Darby Saxbe, University of Southern California – Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
GAINESVILLE, Ga. (AP) — For about four years, Amy Corn had been living her life undiagnosed. Her pain wasn't from something anyone could easily see, and no one ever told her what it was.
While sitting with a friend at lunch one day, she finally realized what was wrong.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Ivanka Trump says she experienced postpartum depression after the births of each of her three children.
Trump, in an interview for "The Dr. Oz Show," called it a "very challenging, emotional time for me."
"I felt like I was not living up to my potential as a parent, or as an entrepreneur, or as an executive," she added.
Trump said that because she had enjoyed easy pregnancies, "the juxtaposition hit me even harder."
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Steven D'Achille hopes that a treatment center for pregnant women and new mothers scheduled to open this fall in Pittsburgh will prevent deaths such as his wife's.
Chrissy Teigen has revealed that she has battled postpartum depression since the birth of her daughter last year.
The former Sports Illustrated swimsuit cover model and singer John Legend welcomed a baby girl, Luna, in April. She writes in an essay for Glamour magazine that she has been "unhappy" for much of the last year and discovered she was suffering from postpartum depression in December.
NEW YORK (AP) — Adele has opened up about parenting, her struggle with postpartum depression and alcohol use in a new interview.
The 28-year-old singer tells Vanity Fair she felt like she had made "the worst decision" of her life after having her son, Angelo, who's now 4. She says she eventually had to spend some time alone in order to overcome her postpartum depression.
NEW YORK (AP) — A drug to treat severe postpartum depression showed positive results in a mid-stage study, sending shares developer Sage Therapeutics skyrocketing Tuesday.
There are no approved drugs that specifically treat a type of depression that, according to the American Psychological Association, afflicts up to one in seven women who give birth.
The Sage drug was given to 10 patients and 11 others received a placebo. The company says that 60 hours after...