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How long are new mothers at risk for postpartum depression

@inproceedings{Freedman2018HowLA,
  title={How long are new mothers at risk for postpartum depression},
  author={Marian Freedman and Michael G. Burke},
  year={2018}
}
New mothers may develop postpartum depression (PPD) at any time during the first year after giving birth, an analysis of monthly depression screening data showed. Furthermore, the highest rate of positive screens—23%—was at 12 months postpartum.