Nearly one in 10 new mothers in the U.S. suffers from postpartum depression.
Many keep those feelings of depression and sadness to themselves. But for some, the symptoms are so acute that they interfere with the mother’s ability to care for her child, let alone herself.
Today on All Sides, understanding and treating postpartum depression.
- Tonya Fulwider, Associate Director at Mental Health America of Franklin County, Co-founder of Perinatal Outreach and Encouragement for Moms
- Angelina Spicer, comedian, actress, advocate
- Dr. Tamar Gur, women’s health expert, professor and reproductive psychiatrist, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center