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March, 21, 2018
Depression During Pregnancy: Major depression occurs more often in women during their reproductive years. There is a substantial amount of research indicating that iron deficiency may be the cause. Depression is especially common during pregnancy when iron needs are very high. After pregnancy, a mother may have very low iron status and experience postpartum depression.

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1 in 20 Younger Women Suffers Major Depression pregnant woman

Research Related Article:
J Obstet Gynaecol Can. 2018 Jan 4. [Epub ahead of print]

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