Posts tagged PMAD
Postpartum Anxiety Might Be Even More Common Than PPD

Depression is not the only perinatal mood & anxiety disorder that new mothers frequently battle. This study from 2016 highlights that postpartum anxiety may actually be more common than postpartum depression. Bottom line: if you don’t feel like yourself, please speak with your healthcare provider. You can also find local support through Postpartum Support International, an organization of angels advocating for maternal wellness.

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My Journey with Severe Postpartum Depression and Anxiety

This mama uses her postpartum depression and anxiety story as a tool for change. Paige is currently an executive at The Motherhood Center of New York, which provides supportive services for new and expecting moms, including a range of treatment options for women suffering from perinatal mood and anxiety disorders. Brava and thank you, Paige.

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