Based on the information collected, some women will be asked to donate DNA (via saliva collection) for a genetic portion of the study.
"For us it’s momentous because we have an opportunity to bring together at least one hundred thousand women who have been through this" Postpartum Progress founder Katherine Stone told BuzzFeed — "what I love most is that it’s very patient centered. It doesn’t have the restrictions of usual studies — we want to talk to moms who self-identified and those who were clinically diagnosed. It gives moms an opportunity to have a voice on this like never before." And that kicks ass.