One of our missions at Parenting Pod is to increase awareness of maternal health disorders, so that mothers and mothers-to-be know what to look for and to seek help when necessary.
Below you will find a series of posts by professionals on the various perinatal mood disorders.
We have also included the story of one mom’s struggle with postpartum depression.
A summary of the most common perinatal mood disorders by Dr Calra Brock and Rachel Fink.Continue reading
Low level of social support is commonly cited as a risk factor for postpartum depression.For example, an early review by Michael O’hara and Annette Swain in 1996 (1), reported that, among other factors,Continue reading
One of the tragedies of postpartum depression (PPD) is that most women who suffer from this illness, do not realize what they are going through, so they end up experiencing needless pain for months andContinue reading