Recognizing Depression in New Mothers

A mother and her four children were found hanging from a clothes rod Tuesday morning, in what marks Texas' fifth murder of children by their mother over the last six years. As officials further investigate the tragedy, experts are calling attention to the possibility that this was a result of postpartum depression and the importance of screening for the disorder. The Houston woman, identified as Gilberta Estrada, was found dead alongside her daughters, the youngest of whom, an 8-month-old...Full Story
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