Postpartum depression affects 13% of women. It can be developed within the first weeks after delivery or at any time within the first year.
Being younger than 20 years.
Consume alcohol or illegal drugs and smoke.
Unintended pregnancy or unclear and diffused thoughts for pregnancy.
Below we will explain the feelings and features of women with postpartum depression and answer the question what should be done to heal it.
Depression in women in this age group can appear during and after pregnancy like in other times and can recur in other pregnancies.
Postpartum psychosis appears in 1 out of every 1000 mothers and is a rare disease. Despite its rarity it is a important disease because it can result in hard consequences like maternal or infantile death.
Although many mothers often hear about postpartum depression known as a widespread postpartum disorder, there are other mental postpartum disorders.
Mother and Baby Mental Health Webinar Symposium
Presentation Booklet of Expert Meeting: Maternal Mental Health and Peripartum Depression, İstanbul, April 30, 2019
Depression During and After Pregnancy Can Be Prevented, National Panel Says. Here’s How
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The aim of the Maternal Mental Health Platform is to contribute to the treatment of mental health of women during or within the first year after pregnancy and of their children.