Women's Mental Health At Key Stages In Life How puberty, pregnancy and perimenopause affect mental health
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Women's Mental Health At Key Stages In Life

How puberty, pregnancy and perimenopause affect mental health
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How Puberty, Pregnancy And Perimenopause Impact Women's Mental Health

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Teri Hines says she had a bout of depression during the lead up to menopause in her mid-40s. For many women, the lead-up to menopause can trigger mood issues. Hannah Yoon for NPR hide caption

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As Menopause Nears, Be Aware It Can Trigger Depression And Anxiety, Too

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Jennifer Ford of Oakham, Mass., went through serious postpartum depression after her second pregnancy. She got help from her obstetrician after he connected with a statewide program that supports doctors. Kieran Kesner for NPR hide caption

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'A Lifeline' For Doctors Helps Them Treat Postpartum Depression

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We Answer Your Questions About Perimenopause

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