• USPSTF: Counseling Best for Perinatal Depression Prevention

    6 monthes ago - By MedPageToday

    Final recommendation statement affirms 2018 draft
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  • Five ways pregnant women can reduce the risk of stillbirth, according to top gynecologists

    Five ways pregnant women can reduce the risk of stillbirth, according to top gynecologists

    6 monthes ago - By Daily Mail

    Up to 50 percent of stillbirths happen unexpectedly and a clear cause is never identified. In around one-third, deficiencies in the quality of care in pregnancy and labor play a part.
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  • Depression During and After Pregnancy Can Be Prevented, National Panel Says. Here's How

    6 monthes ago - By NY Times

    The task force of experts recommended at-risk women seek certain types of counseling, and it cited two specific programs that have been particularly effective.
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  • Counseling urged to prevent depression in at-risk new moms

    6 monthes ago - By ABC News

    Task force finds counseling at-risk pregnant women, new mothers offers a chance at preventing depression
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  • USPSTF: Refer pregnant, postpartum women at increased risk for perinatal depression to counseling

    6 monthes ago - By Healio

    The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recently gave a ‘B' level recommendation to referring pregnant women and women less than 1-year postpartum at increased risk of perinatal depression for counseling-based interventions.
    The recommendation, published in JAMA, is the first the USPSTF made for this condition.
    There is no accurate screening tool for ascertaining who is at risk for perinatal depression, but some risk factors have been identified: intimate partner violence, stressful events, history of physical or sexual abuse and depression, unwanted or unplanned pregnancy, and
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