A blood test may soon become available that determines the risk of postpartum depression for pregnant women.
Scientists are trying to understand the role of the 'love hormone' in postpartum depression and bonding between mothers and babies.
He is now in critical but stable condition, though police now say that he survived with just a few scratches and minor injuries.
Roughly one in seven mothers suffer from postpartum depression, study reports.
New mothers are familiar with the nagging fears after bringing home their bundle of joy from the hospital.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.