Is it Postpartum Depression or the Baby Blues?
80% of new mothers experience the baby blues. This is a normal thing that happens the first few weeks after the baby is born when your hormones are figuring themselves out. This is normal. 15% of mothers experience something more serious, which is what postpartum depression usually refers to. This usually requires medication, which is nothing to be ashamed of. If you aren't sure what you are experiencing, take the quiz.