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Returning to work after postpartum psychosis

Returning to work after postpartum psychosis

Puerperal psychosis is a little known mental illness which can affect women following childbirth. Dr Nicole Driscoll gives some advice for women who are affected, including tips on returning to work after the illness.…

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Age, experience and motherhood the three main barriers to women's career progress

Age, experience and motherhood the three main barriers to women's career progress

The concept of a single glass ceiling is an outdated model and no longer reflects the realities of modern working life for women, according to the results of a poll released today by Ernst & Young.…

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Full-time working mums 'are healthier'

Full-time working mums 'are healthier'

Working mums who work full time are healthier at age 40 than other mums, according to US research.…

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Early maternity leaves 'improve health outcomes for babies'

Early maternity leaves 'improve health outcomes for babies'

Babies whose mothers work up to a few weeks before their birth are likely to have a lower birth weight and to be smaller than those whose mothers stop work three months or so before the birth, according to a study.…

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Working mums using anxiety drugs and alchol to unwind from endless 'to do' list

Working mums using anxiety drugs and alchol to unwind from endless 'to do' list

Working mums are using anxiety drugs and alcohol to help them unwind due to the pressures of "doing everything", according to an Australian report.…

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