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Meds Childbearing
Women Hold Up
Pregnancy and BP
Preg & Drugs
Personal Pregnancy Stories  and Links
Postpartum Dep

This section is made for topics concerning women, and bipolar disorder.

Pregnancy is just one of the things that will be included in this area

From Doctor Phelps

Hormones and Mood (includes

bulletMetabolic changes -- and mood symptoms?
bullet Menopause: mood symptoms
bulletPremenstrual Syndrome (PMS)
bulletPremenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD)
bullet Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
bullet Testosterone in Women: Does it matter? is there really a "testosterone deficiency syndrome"?)


The following brochures and booklets are available in the .pdf format  All are believed to be in the public domain.

To view them you need to download a free Adobe Reader Here

Use of BP Drugs During Pregnancy and Possible Effects on Fetus and Newborn

Effects of Antimanic Mood Stabilizing Drugs on Fetus, Newborn, and Nursing

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