Antidepressants to Treat Depression
There is a wide variety of drugs used to treat depression. Learn more about them, including how they work and side effects.
Postpartum Depression - Treatment Overview
The sooner treatment starts for postpartum depression, the better. Learn about postpartum depression treatment.
Postpartum Depression - Home Treatment
Postpartum depression is a medical condition, not a sign of weakness. Be honest with yourself and those who care about you. Tell them about your struggle. You, your health professional, and your friends and family can team up to treat your symptoms.
Postpartum Depression - When To Call a Doctor
Call 911 or other emergency services if you think you cannot keep from harming yourself, your baby, or another person. Never hesitate to get help for postpartum depression.
Postpartum Depression - Symptoms
WebMD describes the symptoms of PPD, or postpartum depression, inlcuding the "baby blues" and postpartum psychosis.
Postpartum Depression - Health Tools
This health tool can help you make wise health decisions or take action regarding post-partum depression.
Postpartum Depression - What Increases Your Risk
Every woman is at risk for temporary "postpartum blues" during the first two weeks after childbirth, because of sudden hormone changes and the challenges of caring for a newborn.
Postpartum Depression - Prevention
Although you can't prevent the postpartum hormone changes that cause postpartum blues, you can take steps to prevent ongoing postpartum depression.
Postpartum Depression - What Happens
This article describes the difference between the "baby blues" and postpartum depression. It also provides a brief description of postpartum psychosis.
Postpartum Depression - Topic Overview
WebMD explains what PPD (postpartum depression) is and what causes it. Learn the signs to look for and what increases your risk.