SAN DIEGO—Charles F. Zorumski, MD, presented an update on gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA), a complex neurotransmitter he has been studying for more 30 years, at the Psych Congress 2019 Practical Psychopharmacology Pre-Conference.
By Lisa Rapaport
Growing numbers of new mothers are being diagnosed with depression before they leave the hospital with their newborns, according to a U.S. study that suggests screening women at childbirth could help get treatment for those who need it.
From 2000 to 2015, the rate of depression…
NEW YORK—Pregnant and postpartum women who are at increased risk of perinatal depression should be referred for counseling to prevent perinatal depression, according to a new recommendation from the US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF).
ORLANDO, Fla.—Infusion with the investigational compound brexanolone outperformed selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) for the treatment of postpartum depression, according to a study presented at Psych Congress 2018.