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The Postpartum Associations between Depression, Anxiety, Body Image and Weight
thesisposted on 2019-07-01, 00:00 authored by E Hartley
The overall aim of this thesis was to explore the relationships between depression, anxiety, weight status, and body image during the first year postpartum. Findings revealed that negative body attitudes and increased weight were associated with depressive and anxiety symptoms for women in the postpartum period.