The birth of a baby can trigger a jumble of powerful emotions, from excitement and joy to fear and anxiety. But it can also result in something you might not expect — depression.
Most new moms experience postpartum "baby blues" after childbirth, which commonly include mood swings, crying spells, anxiety, and difficulty sleeping. But some new moms experience a more severe, long-lasting form of depression known as postpartum depression.
If you are experiencing any of the symptoms of depression: Don't fade after two weeks Are getting worse Make it hard for you to care for your baby Make it hard to complete everyday tasks Include thoughts of harming yourself or your baby
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