My cousin has given birth recently and doc said there is chance of experience postpartum depression. We need to know for sure to fix appointment. What can be the symptoms of this disease?
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Postpartum depression symptoms can significantly affect the quality of a person’s life. They include: • Loss of appetite • Feelings of guilt or worthlessness • Loss of pleasure or interest in life • Frequent crying • Feeling down or sad • Unexplained weight gain or weight loss • Lack of interest in the newborn baby • Feeling as if life is not worth living • Lack of motivation or energy to do things • Feelings of anxiousness, irritability, or restlessness • Sleep problems, including trouble falling asleep, staying asleep and oversleeping • Anger, anxiety, lack of concentration, fear, mood swings, or panic attack

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