"I loved this tiny human so much, and I was so petrified of losing him, it consumed every fiber of my being."
McCain says she had postpartum anxiety and “Joy seemed to smell that vulnerability like a shark smells blood” in her new memoir, “Bad Republican.”
'When I look around at the middle-aged women I know ... I see something entirely different than what’s depicted in the media."
"Paternal PPD isn’t on the radar of many fathers yet."
It's a misconception that depression is more widespread than anxiety postpartum — and moms are struggling because of it.
Here's what moms can do to better protect their mental health the next time around.
"The very last thing that occurred to me was that our child, so long-awaited and wished-for, could tip me into an emotional free fall."
These insights on depression, anxiety and other mood disorders that may appear when a baby arrives will give you the support you need.
Anger is an often-overlooked mood disorder symptom in women who have recently given birth.
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