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According to a new study, autistic mothers are more vulnerable to postnatal depression. The study has tried to offer a better understanding of what mothers with autism experience during and after pregnancy. Although they are prone to postnatal depression, autistic moms said they would act to do the best of their kids.
According to a new study, women who had sex weekly or monthly are less likely to experience early menopause than women who had sex once in a month or twice. Women who had sex weekly and monthly were 28 percent and 19 percent less likely to have menopause.
A team of researchers led by Dr. Cathy Vaillancourt has been studying the effects of antidepressants on the fetus, newborns and mothers to understand which depression drugs are safer during pregnancy. If left untreated, depression during pregnancy could lead to serious consequences.
A new study has found that millions of teenagers and young women in the United States could be receiving manual pelvic exams that are unnecessary. The study, published in JAMA Internal Medicine, has found that more than 1.6 million young women undergo unnecessary invasive pelvic exams.
A new study showed that women who use birth control pills or oral contraceptive pills were found to have a smaller hypothalamus, a key area of the brain that regulates the nervous and endocrinal system. The study found that women taking birth control pills had a lower hypothalamus volume.
A woman from Australia has recently revealed her painful story with breast implants on Instagram. She said she started experiencing troublesome symptoms shortly after undergoing breast implantation, affecting her vision, breathing, and even mental health. She got them removed after checking with her doctor.
A new study has found that antidepressant use during pregnancy could increase the risk of gestational diabetes. Researchers noted that women who used antidepressants such as amitriptyline and venlafaxine were at greater risk of developing gestational diabetes.