Depression and Pregnancy

“In the past, there was a belief that pregnancy was protective, but we know now — especially for women — that in the year surrounding birth they are most likely to have a depressive episode, most likely to seek treatment and most likely to be admitted to a psychiatric hospital.”
— Elizabeth Bullard, medical director of the Perinatal Mood Disorders Inpatient Program at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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