Tag: PPD

The Etc. of Postpartum Depression

Postpartum Depression  Noun  A feeling of deep sadness, anxiety, etc., that a woman feels after giving birth to a child  This is the Merriam-Webster definition of postpartum depression. They acknowledge the sadness. They acknowledge the anxiety. But what about the “etc.”? My experience of postpartum depression (PPD) involved a lot of etc., which left me feeling even more isolated, scared, and confused.   My goal

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