Postpartnum Depression http://wunc.org en Tackling Postpartum Depression http://wunc.org/post/tackling-postpartum-depression <p>The perinatal psychiatry unit that opened this week at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is the first of its kind in the nation. It's an inpatient treatment center specifically for women suffering from postpartum depression, and doctors and patients say it's desperately needed. Host Frank Stasio talks with Dr. Wed, 17 Aug 2011 16:53:00 +0000 Frank Stasio & Isaac-Davy Aronson 8094 at http://wunc.org Groundbreaking Clinic To Treat New Mothers http://wunc.org/post/groundbreaking-clinic-treat-new-mothers <p>After childbirth, most new moms will experience some form of what doctors call the “baby blues.” That’s the low feeling after childbirth that comes from a dramatic drop in hormones. But for some women, those feelings persist and turn into post partum depression. In the most severe cases, these women need to be hospitalized.</p><p></p> Thu, 11 Aug 2011 09:10:00 +0000 Ann Heppermann 8245 at http://wunc.org