Please read this, posted by Susan-Dowd Stone: A Father’s Story of Losing His Daughter

For additional info, visit Postpartum Progress Read the bill

Mother’s Act "Scoop"ed Again

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Here’s a link to Susan Stone’s blog, who once again is tirelessly supporting the passage of the Melanie Blocker Stokes MOTHERS Act. Click here to sign the petition. And PLEASE DO SIGN IT.

PPD Makes Legislative Headlines

Sorry to be so late in line to celebrate the great PPD news as told to us by Susan Stone (PSI): H.R.20, The Melanie Blocker Stokes Postpartum Depression Research and Care Act was passed in the House of Representatives by an impressive vote of 382 -3 CONGRATS to all who were committed for so many […]

More on the Capital Hill Momentum…

Please help support this important cause. The following is from Susan Stone, President of PSI. Last Friday, Senator Robert Menendez reintroduced The MOTHER’s Act at a Capitol Hill press conference. Also speaking were Congressman Bobby L Rush, NJ First Lady Mary Jo Codey, actress Brooke Shields, author Sylvia Lasalandra, advocate Carol Blocker and PSI president […]

Congress and Postpartum Depression Moving Forward

Brooke Shields speaks out about postpartum depression and The Mother’s Act in her interview with ABC news. (For comprehensive information on this legislation, visit PSI’s (Postpartum Support International) website.) “There is an entire population of women suffering,” Shields states in an interview broadcast Sunday on ABC’s “This Week.” “And it’s time, I believe, for Congress […]

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