Tag Archives: Fathers

Healthy Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Here are 5 health-conscious Father’s Day gift ideas. Fathers have the potential to shape our character and influence our choices more than most relationships in our lives, not to mention they tell the best jokes. Every spring, we take a Sunday to reflect on the fathers in our lives and remind them how much they… Read More »

In Brief:  Postpartum Depression Common in First-Time Fathers

Depressive symptoms were assessed in a group of 622 Canadian first-time fathers during their partner’s third trimester using the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (EPDS).  The prevalence of depressive symptoms in fathers was 13.76% at 2 months and 13.6% at 6 months.   This study suggests that postpartum depression may be as common in fathers as it… Read More »