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Weekly Roundup for FEBRUARY 15, 2019: Recent Publications in Women’s Mental Health

Back in 2016, the US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommended that all adults, including pregnant and postpartum women, should be screened for depression; the task force has extended those recommendations by stating that all pregnant and postpartum women should be evaluated in order to determine risk for depressive illness and recommends that women at… Read More »

Coronation Street's Beverley Callard reveals why playing Liz McDonald added to mental health woes

Corrie star Beverley Callard says wearing the “unforgiving” outfits to play her character Liz McDonald added to her mental health woes. The actress, who has struggled with depression for years, had to put on risqué clothes as the barmaid. She said: “I lacked confidence very much and I had very low self-esteem and the clothes… Read More »

How Talking About Your Dreams Can Improve Your Mental Health

“I had the craziest dream last night!” It’s something we’ve all announced to our partner, friends or colleagues, before regaling a bizarre tale about walking through a field of daisies while eating cheese with Matt Damon. Normally, it’s met with a reaction like “ha, weird!”, before swiftly moving on to another topic of conversation. Most… Read More »