UOW-led study shows gaps in understanding of mental health during pregnancy

Agron Latifi
By Agron Latifi
July 30 2019 - 1:55am
Lead researcher and PhD candidate Josie McNamara examined 25 studies involving almost 6000 women aged 16-45 years across Australia, Asia, Europe and North America.

One in five mothers experience mental health problems during pregnancy and within the first two years after childbirth.

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Agron Latifi

Agron Latifi

Sports Reporter

Wollongong born and bred. I love reporting about the Illawarra region and have been doing it for more than 20 years. I've moved into sport recently after covering the education round for the last five plus years for the Illawarra Mercury. It's been a great pleasure.

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