Post partum depression, commonly known as the 'baby blues' is a physical condition that can easily be treated.

If you experience one or more of the following symptoms, talk to your doctor:

  • Sadness
  • Mood swings
  • Tearfulness
  • Feeling of hopelessness or guilt
  • Insomnia
  • Changes in appetite
  • Extreme loss of energy
  • Loss of interest in things around you
  • Thoughts about death, suicide or harm to yourself or others