Big stride forward for postpartum depression

Postpartum depression is an illness that can happen after childbirth. Recently, there has been a big push to break the silence and open up a dialogue to let suffering moms know they’re not alone. Postpartum screenings are highly encouraged to scan for signs after a mother gives birth.

Postpartum depression by the numbers

Postpartum depression is a serious illness that can occur after a mother gives birth. Mothers may notice symptoms after their baby is born, such as depression, mood swings and a loss of appetite. Women who suffer from postpartum should know that they are not alone and can get help from their doctor, support groups and other resources.

Can women fight?

A hot topic during this election year, politicians, active military personnel and veterans alike have opinions on women in combat.

Unraveling paternity leave

There has been an immense pressure to give working mothers and fathers more options when it comes to parental leave, especially for men who do not have the option to take leave or are only given seven days to be with their newborns.