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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 »

Vegan diet linked to depression

These are strange times. Reports of the implosion of the meat industry due to the coronavirus pandemic, the closure of massive pork, chicken, and beef factories to worker illnesses, and governmental interventions to prop up an ailing meat industry are current headlines. It would seem clear that the less meat, or none at all, is… Read More »

Keto diet cause depression

It was distributed by Medscape a widely-read e-news source geared towards medical professionals, as well as a variety of other media outlets, including Science Daily. The study itself was published in the British Journal of Pharmacology and is entitled ” High fat diet-induced metabolic disorders impairs serotonergic function and anxiety-like behaviours in mice. We have… Read More »

High rates of depression, anxiety, PTSD worldwide among health workers during COVID-19

A new systematic review of 65 studies from around the world involves a total of 97,333 health care workers and finds that 1 in 5 have experienced depression, anxiety, and/or PTSD during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Yufei Li, Nathaniel Scherer, and colleagues at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, U.K., present these findings… Read More »

Keto diet depression anxiety

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