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Women With Chronic Physical Conditions More Likely to Experience Mental Illness in Pregnancy: University of Toronto Study

Aug 29, 2019 - Targeted News Service

[TNSmedicalresearch] -- The University of Toronto issued the following news release:

A new study led by a University of Toronto researcher has found that women with chronic physical conditions are more likely to experience mental illness during pregnancy or shortly after giving birth.

"Women with a chronic physical condition like diabetes, hypertension and asthma may benefit from targeted strategies to reduce their risk of mental illness," says Hilary Brown, an assistant professor at...