There is no reason to continue to suffer.
While many women experience some mild mood changes during or after the birth of a child, conservatively 15 to 20% of women experience more significant symptoms of depression or anxiety. Please know that with informed care you can prevent a worsening of these symptoms and can fully recover.
Who is at risk?
Women of every culture, age, income level and race can develop perinatal mood and anxiety disorders. Symptoms can appear any time during pregnancy and the first 12 months after childbirth. There are effective and well-researched treatment options to help you recover.
What is postpartum depression?
Although the term “postpartum depression” is most often used, there are actually several forms of illness that women may experience, including pregnancy & postpartum.
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