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Perinatal mood disorders (PMD) are treatable, but many people do not know the facts. They wait too long to get help, or never seek treatment. Up to 80 percent of new mothers experience some form of baby blues. more about PMD
You're going to get through this. You've got to reach out and share what's on your mind.
for Healthcare Professionals
1 in 8 women will experience postpartum depression. Resources are available for both you and your patients. learn more
The Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale is a useful tool to screen patients for postpartum depression.
Taken from the British Journal of Psychiatry
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