Postpartum Depression

Postpartum Depression

MentalHealth.gov
(Department of Health and Human Services)
This site has information about the signs of mental illness, how you and others can seek help and how communities can host conversations about mental health. Learn about different types of mental illness, including depression, anxiety, anorexia, and schizophrenia. The site also includes information for people with mental illness, patients and caregivers, family and friends, and educators.
https://www.mentalhealth.gov/
Postpartum Depression
(MEDLINEplus)
Links to sites which have been reviewed by librarians at the National Library of Medicine.
https://medlineplus.gov/postpartumdepression.html
Postpartum Depression
(WebMD)
Gives an overview about postpartum depression, including causes, symptoms and treatment options.
https://www.webmd.com/depression/postpartum-depression/tc/postpartum-depres
sion-topic-overview#1
Postpartum Depression
(Kids Health)
Geared towards parents, this article discusses the difference between baby blues, postpartum depression and postpartum psychosis. Also gives information about systems and when you or someone you know should seek treatment.
https://kidshealth.org/en/parents/ppd.html
Postpartum Support International
This nonprofit organization’s goal is to help women who are suffering from postpartum depression and other mood and anxiety disorders after childbirth, as well as educate others.
http://www.postpartum.net/

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