Tag Archives: Depressed

Depressed Pregnant Women 3 Times More Likely to Turn to Pot

News Picture: Depressed Pregnant Women 3 Times More Likely to Turn to Pot

THURSDAY, March 12, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Could depression prompt a pregnant woman to use marijuana? New research suggests it could: Pregnant women with depression are more than three times more likely to use pot than those without depression, a new study finds. Researchers with the Columbia University Mailman School …

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Risk of Preemie Birth May Rise for Depressed Parents-to-Be

News Picture: Risk of Preemie Birth May Rise for Depressed Parents-to-Be

By Don RaufHealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Feb. 19, 2016 (HealthDay News) — It’s known that an expectant mother’s mental and emotional health can affect her baby. New research, however, finds that depression in either the father or the mother may be linked to an increased likelihood of preterm birth. Screening for …

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Genetic Variants in Depressed People Raise Suicide Risk

Does Abortion in First Trimester Raise Risk of Mental Ills' Return?

By Amanda GardnerHealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Feb. 1 (HealthDay News) — Researchers have identified five gene variants that raise the risk for suicide attempts in people suffering from depression. For now, the research provides insight into what goes awry in people who have suicidal tendencies. In the future, researchers hope the …

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