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Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Postpartum depression


Oscars 2020: Academy's refusal to show postpartum ad triggers debate

February 12, 2020 8:39 pm

Recently, Frida Mom, a label that specialises in products which have mothers "covered from first contraction to first postpartum bathroom trip," shared on their Instagram how an advertisement about the struggles a woman goes through post-delivery was rejected from screening by the Academy.

Men suffer from postpartum depression too. Here's what you need to know

January 30, 2020 5:40 pm

Many new parents, however, are not very aware about the health issue.

Postpartum depression: 'I almost wanted to give up my baby'

December 12, 2019 11:14 am

Postpartum depression: "I did not fall in love with my baby the moment I saw him, or in the initial few days, and wanted someone to literally take him away from me. That made me feel worse as motherhood was only supposed to be rosy and bright and the best phase of your life, right?"

7 signs of postpartum depression in new mothers

November 21, 2019 10:39 am

It is not uncommon for postpartum depression to occur across the population, and therefore it is important for new mothers to be aware of such a phenomenon, and be open to talking about it, and seeking help.

Postpartum depression is a natural reaction for some new mothers

September 17, 2019 6:17 pm

The population of India being a whopping 133.92 crore, of which the estimated number of females are 48 per cent, nearly 22 per cent are estimated to struggle with postnatal depression, according to World Health Organisation.

There is a difference between baby blues and postpartum depression: Sameera Reddy

September 13, 2019 10:20 am

"Enjoy your pregnancy, celebrate your bump. The idea of yummy mummies is a societal construct that you don’t have to conform to. Enjoy your own freedom, own your quirks."

Postpartum depression in fathers: Understanding the causes, symptoms and ways to manage

September 06, 2019 2:50 pm

Fathers who are under 25 years of age are more prone to go through postnatal depression than their older counterparts; yet age isn’t the solitary risk factor for postnatal depression in men.

A mom blogger is asking women to speak up about post-partum depression

July 22, 2019 1:06 pm

"If you don’t take time to tend to your wellness, you will be forced to take time to tend to your illness. If you feel unwell, mama or not, I encourage you to speak up! Because the way you want to live and the way you want to feel is just on the other side of that.”

Prince William opens up about the 'fear' of having a baby

February 15, 2019 5:08 pm

"It's very daunting how tiny they are when they first arrive. They are so fragile and everything's so tiny, their little fingers and toes, you do feel like if you move them around too much they're going to break almost but they don't!"

Two moms reveal what postpartum depression feels like — know the symptoms

August 13, 2018 2:26 pm

While we are mostly aligned with the concept that motherhood is a beautiful and life-altering experience, there's an alternative reality as well. A reality where a mother may question if having a baby was the right choice.