Mental Health | Mothers with depression take longer to respond to their infant children than mothers without depression, according to a University of Missouri longitudinal study published in Infant and Child Development.
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Mental Health Update | Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) contains female hormones (estrogen and/or progestogen) .....
....and is often used for the treatment of symptoms such as hot flashes and night sweats in women undergoing menopause.
Findings come from a large observational study that included 84,739 women from Finland.
Mental Health | Up to 5% of all hospital admissions are the result of adverse drug reactions (ADRs).
Identifying those factors which may predispose to ADRs is essential for risk management. Amongst the known risk factors for adverse reactions are increasing age, poly-pharmacy, liver and renal disease as well as being female.
Women and Mental Health | Use of hormonal contraception may increase the risk of suicide in women, especially in adolescents,
..suggests a prospective cohort study published online in The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry.
Womens Health | Women who take hormone replacement therapy (HRT) to ease menopause symptoms like hot flashes and night sweats may be no more likely to die prematurely than women who don’t take hormones, a new study suggests.