Postpartum Depression

May 28, 2018, 04:00 PM

Can happen just before or up to over a month after delivery.

Up to 50% chance of getting after delivery.

Can effects both partners.

Might lead to postpartum psychosis.

Symptoms:

  • moody during pregnancy, especially 3rd trimester : not excited for their child, or similar
  • increased risk if prior depression has been diagnosed

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