Did you know that one in five people will be affected by mental illness in their lifetime? Like physical health, good mental health is essential to every individual’s well-being. This May, during National Mental Health Awareness Month, we are taking the opportunity to focus on depression in women, as it is one of the most common mental health issues women face.
Maybe it seems like common sense – and there is a growing body of evidence to suggest that it's true – but people who regularly acknowledge thanks for the good things, events and people in their lives are generally happier. "Life can be hard, so when science tells us that grateful people cope better with [...]
In recognition of World Maternal Mental Health Day, Women & Infants Hospital recently hosted a live Facebook chat from three busy moms about how they take care of themselves physically and emotionally. Learn More.
Learn how Katie, mother of two, navigates through the challenges of motherhood.
News reports have suggested that antidepressant use during pregnancy increases the risk of autism in children. Specialists at Women & Infants and Butler Hospital weigh in.