Treatment for Post Partum Depression

Postpartum depression can be extremely debilitating. It can also rob a new mother of some of the joys of having her new baby. Post partum depression affects as many as 1 out of 8 women during the first few months of their child’s life. Fortunately, there are treatments that can help to lessen the symptoms … Read more

When to Call the Doctor Postpartum

After your baby is born, there are many different health concerns that can crop up – not just for your baby, but for you as well. Knowing what kinds of signs and symptoms to watch for in terms of your postpartum health is key to staying healthy and staying on top of things during those … Read more

Postpartum Mental Illness

While things are changing somewhat, the fact of the matter is that there is still quite a bit of stigma about postpartum mental illness. It doesn’t help that, so often, the media get it wrong. A disaster will strike and a woman will commit awful acts, and the media will attribute it to “postpartum depression.” … Read more