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What cat litter parasite is tied to suicide risk in new moms?

Dr. Robin Miller, MD
Internal Medicine

The parasite Toxoplasma gondii is frequently found in cat litter and undercooked meats, and, yes, it’s been linked to an increased suicide risk in new moms. In this video, Dr. Robin Miller discusses the parasite and how new moms can avoid it.


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