MomsEveryday: Maternal mental health and baby brain development

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MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) -- 10% of expectant mothers worldwide have a mental health concern, according to the World Health Organization. The most common is depression.


A new study highlights the connection between maternal mental health and baby brain development.

Pam Tauscher with MomsEveryday reports researchers at UW-Madison asked 100 expectant mothers to answer questions about their mental health during their third trimester.