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In Brief: Being An Older Dad Associated with Worse Pregnancy Outcomes

This study is something to keep in mind when we evaluate neonatal outcomes in mothers taking psychotropic medication.  We typically consider maternal, but not paternal, characteristics as factors which may affect neonatal outcomes; however, this large study published in BMJ indicates that the age of the father may also affect neonatal outcomes.   Researchers examined… Read More »

In Brief: Mindfulness for Menopausal Symptoms

A growing number of studies have shown that mindfulness may be an important tool for managing a spectrum of symptoms, including depression and anxiety during pregnancy.  A new research study presented at the North American Menopause Society (NAMS) 2018 Annual Meeting in October suggests that mindfulness may also help to relieve menopausal symptoms. This cross-sectional… Read More »

Aspergers in Children: A Brief Introduction to the Famous Mental Disorder

Children and people with Aspergers, don’t know how to establish and maintain the communication with others, they have problem with their communication skills. If you ask for a proper definition then, Aspergers is a mental disorder, which is mainly found in children which makes them very weak in interacting socially and affects their communication skills,… Read More »