Preventable Maternal Deaths Skyrocketed During the Pandemic; Philanthropy Needs to Intervene

Suicide and overdose are the leading causes of death in the first year postpartum, with 100% of these deaths deemed preventable. Perinatal mood and anxiety disorders (PMADs) are the most common complication of pregnancy and are increasingly recognized as a major contributor to severe maternal morbidity and mortality (1). PMADs include depression, anxiety, psychosis, post-traumatic […]