10 Common Misconceptions About Postpartum Depression

Postpartum depression is a form of depression that usually affects mothers shortly after childbirth. It can cause her to feel hopeless, lethargic, and exhausted. In extreme cases, the mother might actually have thoughts about harming her child.

How Instagram Helped Me Heal From Postpartum Depression

With my firstborn, my husband worked from home. If I needed something or just wanted to talk to someone, I had him. But with my second, my maternity leave was very lonely, he now worked out of the house. I was suddenly alone with two kids under 2.