Antidepressant use during pregnancy may affect infant speech

10/8/2012 |

Babies born to mothers with depression who were treated with serotonin reuptake inhibitors found it difficult to discriminate language differences at ages 6 months and 10 months, a Canadian study showed. However, the study, published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, also found that SRI-exposed babies were more advanced in perceptual development compared with the control group and babies whose mothers were depressed but did not take SRIs.

View Full Article in:

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Director, Corporate Counsel - Regulatory Law
Tarrytown, NY
Program Coordinator/Lecturer for the Regulatory Science program
Johns Hopkins University
Washington, DC
Senior Attorney
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
Baton Rouge, LA
Senior or Principal Consultant
PAREXEL International
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide
Chief Financial Officer
Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
Southfield, MI