By Robert Preidt
HealthDay Reporter

MONDAY, Feb. 10, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Women of all ages who obtain typical anesthesia throughout a cesarean section shipping and delivery are at better threat of significant postpartum depression that requires hospitalization, as properly as self-inflicted harm and suicidal feelings, a new study finds.

Researchers from Columbia College analyzed a lot more than 428,000 discharge information of girls who delivered by C-section in New York point out hospitals between 2006 and 2013. Eight per cent had typical anesthesia.

In all, 1,158 girls (3%) had to be hospitalized for significant postpartum depression. Of these, sixty%