July 13, 2024

Postpartum Depression Resources

postpartum depression aka postnatal depressionDepression is a complex mental illness and a number of events can trigger it in our lifetime. Postpartum depression is triggered by having a baby, or more specifically, the chemical and hormonal changes in the body which happen when you have a baby. The symptoms, as with most types of depression, usually include a low feeling, disinterest and change in sleep patterns or appetite. Luckily, due to the nature of the depression, seeing a profession and receiving a diagnosis is straightforward.

This guide describes the treatment now available to new mothers who believe they’re suffering from postpartum depression.

Other resources:

To learn more about postpartum depression, click here.

To see a list of postpartum symptoms click here.

How long does postpartum depression last?  Find out here.