• Many new moms experience a mild, short-lived depression known as the “baby blues.” But the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists says that about 10 to 28 percent of new moms experience postpartum depression, a more severe form of depression that can develop within the first six months after giving birth. Contributing factors may be physiological, sociological, psychological, and genetic.



View More Stories About
View more articles
Sign In with your website account