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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