New Dads Can Get the Baby Blues, Too

New research confirms that roughly 10 percent of new dads experience postpartum depression, and up to 18 percent have some type of anxiety disorder after the birth of a child.
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CONCLUSION: A 19-item Tamil version of the PBQ is useful in screening for disorders of mother-infant bonding among healthy postpartum mothers. PMID: 30739859 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Asian Journal of Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Asian J Psychiatr Source Type: research
This study aimed to examine the effectiveness of a technology-based supportive educational parenting program (SEPP) on parenting outcomes during the perinatal period in couples. Methods: A randomized, single-blinded, parallel-armed, controlled trial was conducted. The study recruited 236 parents (118 couples) from an antenatal clinic of a tertiary hospital in Singapore. Eligible parents were randomly assigned to the intervention group (n=118) or the control group (n=118). The SEPP is based on Bandura’s self-efficacy theory and Bowlby’s theory of attachment. Components of the intervention include 2 telephone-bas...
Source: Journal of Medical Internet Research - Category: General Medicine Authors: Source Type: research
Conditions:   Post Partum Depression;   Perinatal Depression;   Post Partum Anxiety;   Perinatal Anxiety Interventions:   Diagnostic Test: Initial Screening at Enrollment (14-20 weeks pregnant);   Diagnostic Test: Pregnancy Planning Visit;   Behavioral: Group Intervention: ACT Session;   Behavioral: Group Intervention: Psychoeducation Session;   Diagnostic Test: Follow Up Assessments: 34-36 weeks pregna nt and 6-week postpartum;   Diagnostic Test: Follow Up Assessments: 3 and 6 months post-intervention Sp...
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To assess the relation between maternal prenatal psychological distress, comprising depression and anxiety symptoms and relationship quality, and the risk of recurrent respiratory infections (RRIs) in children up to 2  years of age. Children with RRIs frequently use health care services and antibiotics. Prenatal maternal psychological distress can be one, previously unidentified risk factor for RRIs.
Source: The Journal of Pediatrics - Category: Pediatrics Authors: Tags: Original Articles Source Type: research
FRIDAY, Feb. 1, 2019 -- Four maternal characteristics can predict 12-month trajectories for women with postpartum depression with 72.8 percent accuracy, according to a study published online Jan. 15 in Depression&Anxiety. Sheehan D. Fisher,...
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Conclusion: Addressing barriers to follow-up after PPD screening may enable better service access for at-risk families.
Source: Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics - Category: Child Development Tags: Brief Report Source Type: research
We aimed to investigate the association of maternal mental health, including depression, anxiety, and quality of life, with allergic features during pregnancy.
Source: Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology - Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Source Type: research
CONCLUSIONS: The Brazilian version is reliable and valid for use in the diagnosis of anxiety related to the performance of ultrasound procedures in prenatal care. Due to the lack of correlation with the rest of the construct, it is suggested that item 2 be removed from the final version.RESUMO OBJETIVO: Proceder à adaptação transcultural do questionário Prenatal Diagnostic Procedures Anxiety Scale para aplicação no contexto cultural brasileiro. MÉTODOS: Os processos de tradução e retrotradução seguiram critérios aceitos internacionalmente. ...
Source: Revista de Saude Publica - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: research
Parents are vulnerable to psychological distress symptoms in the postpartum period. It is routine to screen for depressive symptoms, but anxiety, stress, fatigue, irritability and insomnia symptoms are less of...
Source: BMC Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Authors: Tags: Research article Source Type: research
Journal of Midwifery&Women's Health, Volume 64, Issue 1, Page 137-138, January/February 2019.
Source: Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health - Category: Midwifery Tags: Share with Women Source Type: research
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