Postpartum mood disorder are the mental states of a mother after the birth of her child. This is caused by the enormous physiological and psychological stress as well as the hormonal fluctuations. Distinctions are made between three degrees of postpartum mood depression:
Postpartum mood disorder - symptoms
Typical symptoms of postpartum depression include:
Postpartum mood disorder
An enormous physical burdens at birth as well as the altered hormone balance in the postnatal phase are the main biological causes for the postpartum depression. In addition, there are numerous psychosocial and psychological causes (for example, doubts as to whether the woman has grown to the role of the mother), which can lead to serious depression.
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