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Healthy Living: Depression and Development

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Bonding with your baby may seem like it should come naturally, but as many as 10 to 20 percent of new moms deal with postpartum depression and that could impact their baby's development.

A new study aims to see how the so-called "love hormone" could help.

Jones has enrolled 50 moms and babies in the study and hopes to increase that to 200.

She hopes the study will encourage new moms to talk about depression and get the help they need.

For more details on postpartum depression, click here