While typical baby blues are fairly brief and usually disappear on their own, you can do a few things to help yourself feel better and get through the next few emotional days or weeks.
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Comprehensive information and practical suggestions for women and their partners as they prepare for labor and delivery.
You’re not a terrible mother! You are a mother who is suffering from a condition known as postpartum depression, a condition that is treatable. While as many as 80% of mothers experience a temporary and mild condition referred to as the baby blues, up to 15% of women have the more severe reaction you’re experiencing. Having PPD doesn’t mean that you have done something wrong, or that something is wrong with you; it is an illness and it can be cured. Once you learn more about what’s causing your despondent emotions and take some steps toward treatment, you’ll be on the road to finding yourself again and enjoying your baby.
Detailed suggestions for women wanting to naturally reduce pain during labor and delivery.
Provides necessary information for anyone providing help and support to a woman during the birth process.
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Provides information on how to make the birth process as easy and enjoyable as possible for all concerned.
Provides information on fetal development through each trimester. Also, contains links to dozens of links on maternal health and prenatal care.