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Weekly Roundup for MAY 17, 2019: Recent Publications in Women’s Mental Health

There have been many articles in the media covering the article at the top of the list.  In this study, researchers from Quebec observe an increased risk of spontaneous abortion (miscarriage) in women using benzodiazepines during pregnancy.  We will be writing more about this study later in the week. Several articles look at the impact… Read More »

‘Sexual shame destroyed my mental health – here’s how burlesque helped’

Priscilla Tonka, aka Sapphira, was raised in a religious sect and as a result grew up filled with with sexual shame, which eventually triggered a mental breakdown. But burlesque helped conquer her demons I was raised in a strict sect of Christians known as the Brethren, based in Melbourne, Australia.  From the outside my life… Read More »