- Jane Fisher, Monash University
- Aleksandra Gentry-Maharaj, University College London
- Lorraine Greaves, British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
- M. Tish Knobf, Yale University
- Marc Schwartz, Georgetown University
- Zephne van der Spuy, University of Cape Town
- Peter O'Donovan, BioMed Central
Viewing an informational film or having access to a 24-hr telephone support hotline reduced the levels of postpartum stress in Lebanese first-time mothers.
Reasons for heavy smoking in single mothers may be associated with feelings of self-blame, and differing abilities to cope with stress than partnered mothers
"I remember getting the first lot of symptoms like someone had heated a knife and was ripping it up through my stomach."
News from the web
- 24 October 2014
- New drug could help in battle against cervical cancer
- 23 October 2014
- Genomic sequencing: could it aid breast cancer prevention?
- 22 October 2014
- Bed-sharing with baby: the risks and benefits
BMC Women's Health is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that considers articles on all aspects of the health and wellbeing of adolescent girls and women, with a particular focus on the physical, mental, and emotional health of women in developed and developing nations.
BMC Women's Health is part of the BMC series which publishes subject-specific journals focused on the needs of individual research communities across all areas of biology and medicine. We offer an efficient, fair and friendly peer review service, and are committed to publishing all sound science, provided that there is some advance in knowledge presented by the work.
BMC series - open, inclusive and trusted.
BMC series blog
- 15 October 2014
- BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation on the road