Postpartum Health Alliance
April 2015 Newsletter
Welcome to the PHA newsletter! Home of your updates on PMADs research, local events focused on increasing PMADs awareness and more!
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Upcoming Trainings and Events
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PMADS Study Group
Friday, May 29th, 12:30-2pm
5100 Marlborough Dr
San Diego, CA
May is Maternal Mental Health Awareness Month
PMADs News and Medical Updates
Text Messages Found to be Effective in Supporting Low Income Moms
Study Recommends Screening for PTSD
Mothers of high-risk infants can develop early or late PTSD, and its course can be influenced by factors besides medical status. Read about it here!
To Eat or Not Eat Placenta
Rebecca Baergen professor of pathology and laboratory medicine and chief of perinatal and obstetric pathology at New York–Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center weighs in on the topic.