Postpartum depression least severe form of depression in mothers

Posted by on June 15, 2016 6:26 pm
Categories: health

Postpartum depression — a household term since actress Brooke Shields went public in 2005 about her struggle with it — is indeed serious. But depression that begins before or during pregnancy is often more severe because it lasts longer and usually goes undetected until the doctor screens for it after the birth of the baby, according to a new study.

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