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The risks of antidepressants during pregnancy are minimal — and they pale in comparison to the risks of not treating depression.
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From pregnancy to parenthood, child-rearing shapes the brain.
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Hormonal changes following delivery, coupled with the added stress of caring for an infant round-the-clock, make the postpartum a time of heightened vulnerability to depression.
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Pregnancy sculpts the brain in a way that may improve social cognition and caregiving.
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Elseline Hoekzema and her research team studied physical changes in (human) moms’ brain structure by scanning the brains of about 80 men and women
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Here in the UK, it is royal baby mania, which makes me as a neuroscientist think about how parental behavior is controlled by the brain.
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How was the neural representation of my belly region changing throughout during my pregnancy?