Understanding Postpartum Depression


Postpartum depression, a form of clinical depression, affects women after childbirth. It includes persistent feelings of sadness, anxiety, and despair, impacting daily life and bonding with the baby. Symptoms include mood swings, fatigue, changes in appetite or sleep, and difficulty concentrating. Seeking support from healthcare professionals, including therapy and medication, is crucial for managing postpartum depression. Early intervention is essential for the well-being of both the mother and the baby. #PostpartumDepression #MaternalMentalHealth #ParentingStruggles #MentalHealthSupport #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth