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Weekly Roundup for NOVEMBER 2, 2018: Recent Publications in Women’s Mental Health

Uguz and colleagues present data that indicate, in a group of women with panic disorder, neonatal outcomes were worse in the women who did not get treatment.  This week’s roundup also features a lot of articles on postpartum depression, addressing an array of factors which increase women’s vulnerability to postpartum psychiatric illness, including adverse life… Read More »

Weekly Health Quiz: Agriculture, Cholesterol and Dreams

1 What initiates the oxidation of LDL cholesterol, a major risk factor for cardiovascular disease? Oxidation of omega-6 linoleic acid inside the LDL particles Oxidation of LDL cholesterol is initiated by the oxidation of the linoleic acid inside the LDL particles, and oxidized LDL is associated with the development of atherosclerosis. Learn more. Oxidation of… Read More »