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    1. Understanding Postpartum Depression -- the Basics

      Learn about the basics of postpartum depression from the experts at WebMD.

    2. Understanding Postpartum Depression -- Symptoms

      Learn about the symptoms of postpartum depression and what to do if you or a loved one has postpartum depression.

    3. Understanding Postpartum Depression -- Diagnosis and Treatment

      Learn about the diagnosis and treatment of postpartum depression from the experts at WebMD.

    4. Understanding Postpartum Depression -- Prevention

      Find out what you can do to reduce your risk of developing postpartum depression from the experts at WebMD.

    5. Depression: Managing Postpartum Depression

      If you have the "baby blues" after childbirth, you're not alone-about half of women have temporary mild depression after having a baby. 1 However unsettling, a certain amount of insomnia, irritability, tears, overwhelmed feelings, and mood swings are normal. Baby blues usually peak around the fourth postpartum day and subside in less than 2 weeks, when hormonal changes have settled down. However,

    6. Postpartum Depression - Cause

      Learn what causes postpartum depression.

    7. Postpartum Depression - Symptoms

      WebMD describes the symptoms of PPD, or postpartum depression, inlcuding the "baby blues" and postpartum psychosis.

    8. 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.

    9. Tricyclic Antidepressants for Postpartum Depression

      Drug details for Tricyclic antidepressants for postpartum depression.

    10. 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.

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