Prevention of Perinatal Depression

In this blog, we bring you some recent news published in different websites. Please let us know your comments.

1. Prevention of Perinatal depression

Link: JAMA Network

US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) has recently published its report on how to prevent perinatal depression.

They have recommended that women at risk of developing perinatal depression should be offered counselling interventions, such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Interpersonal Therapy.



2. Use of beauty products in pregnancy


Pregnant women often struggle to get information on the safe use of beauty products during pregnancy and perinatal period.

We certainly need more research in this area.

You can find more information here


3. Perinatal Mental Health information

Link: RCPsych – Mental Health: Before, During & After Pregnancy.

Royal College of Psychiatrist (UK) has developed a very useful open-access resource page on Perinatal Mental Health disorders.


Please find more information on wellbeing during pregnancy on our Resources Page.


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