Postpartum

Chrissy Teigen And John Legend Are Expecting Baby No. 2!

And they announced it in the CUTEST way...<p><b>By Jen Juneau</b><p><b>From the editors of PEOPLE</b><p>Luna Simone is going to be a big sister!<p>Chrissy Teigen and John …

Celebrity News (UK)

Fit Moms Share the Relatable and Realistic Ways They Make Time for Workouts

These ladies understand that workouts look different when you're a mom. But follow their tips and you'll never miss a chance to move.<p>You're not alone: Moms everywhere can attest that squeezing in exercise—on top of everything else—is a true feat. But you don't need to be a celebrity mom with a …

Parenting

Critical Signaling Protein for Muscle Growth Described | GEN

Scientists at the University of Louisville School of Medicine say they have found that a well-known protein, myeloid differentiation primary response …

Neuroscience

How to Pick Up a Baby Without Hurting Your Back

<i>This is the sixth and final installment in the Postpartum Pain Clinic, a multi-part series on managing the aches and pains that come along with</i> …

Health

New research says drinking alcohol is not bad at all for nursing mothers!

Women are always extra careful during their pregnancy's, and more so when they begin breastfeeding their babies, and are always advised to not …

Pregnancy

America's private health-care is rationed, but socialized medicine is luxury medicine

To hear America's fearmongering private health-care shills describe it, socialized medicine is a kind of Soviet death march, where rationed care and …

Health Care

Tyler Baltierra Champions Wife Catelynn as She Enters Treatment: 'I Continue to Be AMAZED by Her'

Catelynn Lowell Baltierra is getting treatment after experiencing suicidal thoughts, and her husband Tyler Baltierra is her biggest supporter.<p>After …

Mental Health

Teen who overdosed, mum with postnatal depression and eating disorder patient share stories to end mental health stigma - Mirror Online

Parents are being urged to heed a new call to “Take 20” – spend that number of minutes a week talking to their kids.<p>They are being encouraged to set …

Mental Health

10 ways to cope with depression fatigue

opinion<p>I’m tired. I’m really, really tired.<p>And it’s not the sort of tired an early night, a triple-shot coffee or a jog around the park can fix.<p>I’m …

Wellness

Kate Middleton shares intimate details of Prince William's struggle with becoming a father

The Duchess of Cambridge has disclosed that the Duke of Cambridge struggled when he became a father for the first time.<p>The royal couple are currently expecting their third child, and are already parents to Prince George, four, and Princess Charlotte, two.<p>Kate had been attending a royal engagement …

Kate Middleton

Sad Dads: New Father Fears Mean Nearly 40% Of Men Experience Anxieties After Having Children

Anxiety and depression among new dads is not uncommon, with new research commissioned by the Priory Group showing thousands of men experiencing …

Depression

Suffering in Silence

Introduction and summary<p>Pregnancy and childbirth can bring joy and fulfillment to a woman’s life. They can also bring anxiety, depression, and …

Liberal View

How to adapt to fatherhood - even Prince William found it hard, according to Kate Middleton

It's not just you, Prince William struggled becoming a dad for the first time as well

Parenting

Could there be a hair test for postpartum depression?

Photo: iStock photo<p>After having a baby, about 10 to 15 percent of <b>women develop postpartum depression</b>, experiencing a deep sadness or a loss of …

Lifestyle (Canada)

Why Online Therapy For Postpartum Depression Is Gaining Momentum

When Connie Chow of Edmonton, Alta., couldn't access a therapist to help her through postpartum depression, her husband suggested she try online …

Canadian News

6 Exercises to Jumpstart Your Postpartum Workout Plan

Photo: Twenty20<p>We’ve all seen the superhuman feats of models, celebrities and athletes who seem to instantaneously bounce back from pregnancy and …

Yoga

1 in 12 New Dads May Suffer From Postpartum Depression

A new study suggests that at least eight percent of fathers face crippling depression, postpartum—and prior research suggests that figure may be as …

Depression

9 Things No One Tells You About Running a Marathon Post-Baby

<i>This article originally appeared on DailyBurn.com.</i><p><i>This guest post comes</i> <i>from Daily Burn 365 trainer, running coach and three-time marathoner Cheri</i> …

Health

How To Hold A Baby

<i>This is the first instalment in the Postpartum Pain Clinic, a multi-part series on managing the aches and pains that come along with caring for</i> …

Yoga

What New Dads Need To Know About Postpartum Depression

The condition doesn't just affect women.<p>Science is starting to change the conversation surrounding postpartum depression in fathers, and experts are getting a more thorough picture of how truly devastating the mental health condition can be for men. But there’s still a long way to go.<p>It’s expected …

Healthy Living

Celebrity moms and limits of the postpartum depression 'reveal'

<b>(CNN) —</b> The task of destigmatizing postpartum depression has been taken up by an unexpected group in recent years: the celebrity mom.<p>Long purveyors of the perfect mom image, these women are now presenting a more tarnished, which is to say accurate, version of motherhood by discussing their mental …

Health

The Chinese mothers who won't go outside after giving birth

<b>"Postnatal confinement" - where new mothers do not leave the house, have visitors or shower for a month after giving birth - is said to be widespread among the UK's Chinese community. Experts warn that few in the medical profession know this occurs.</b><p>"Being confined in your flat is important," says …

Pregnancy

What It's Like To Survive Postpartum OCD

It’s not as well-known as postpartum depression, but for new moms it's just as debilitating.<p>Three weeks after Chelsea Elker gave birth to her second baby, she was overwhelmed by a thought that also felt something like an urge: What if she smothered him?<p>Elker, who was peacefully nursing at the time, …

Parenting

Why I couldn’t admit to having postnatal depression – not even to myself

opinion<p><b>I’ve always been a high achiever. You know the type: straight As at school, a member of two orchestras, a graduate with a first-class honours</b> …

Mental Health

A new drug to treat a condition that affects around 600,000 new moms each year just passed a major hurdle

• <b>A new treatment for postpartum depression just got one step closer to approval after succeeding in a late-stage clinical trial on Thursday.</b>• <b><br>The drug, brexanolone, is given as an infusion to new mothers who experience long-lasting symptoms of depression after giving birth.</b>• <b><br>If the FDA give it the OK,</b> …

Business

How the Myth of Instagram-Perfect Motherhood Affects Postpartum Mental Health

They call it “The Goddess Myth.” In its October cover story, <i>TIME</i> highlighted the growing cultural pressure to mother well — to mother to Instagram-worthy <i>perfection</i> <i></i>— and the resulting emotional detriment of not living up to those standards. Failing to meet society’s expectations during pregnancy, …

Pregnancy

Postpartum Women Expect Too Much of Ourselves (and Our Babies)

At a gathering of pre- and postpartum professionals, one woman, an Indian immigrant, asked the group, “Why do American woman feel the need to be on …

Jewish Culture

New Drug Eases Postpartum Depression In Victory For Tiny Sage Therapeutics

An experimental drug improved symptoms of post-partum depression within a matter of days in a hard-won victory for antidepressant drug development.<p>It is, of course, also a big win for Sage Therapeutics, the Cambridge, Mass.-based biotechnology company that is developing the medicine, even though …

Molecular Biology

Sage Therapeutics stock bounds 50% back from a failure — with another prize in sight - MarketWatch

Mere months after Sage Therapeutics Inc.’s brexanolone therapy failed in a different disease area, the company and its drug had an improbable …

Depression

Sage Therapeutics postpartum depression drug meets main goal

(Reuters) - Sage Therapeutics on Thursday said it's drug to treat moderate and severe postpartum depression met the main goal in two late-stage studies.<p>The drug, brexanolone, achieved lower rates of depression in patients compared with a placebo in both trials.<p>Postpartum depression is a common …

Depression