A 32-year-old male asked:
What is the definition or description of: depression in pregnancy?
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Clinical Psychology 14 years experience
Post-partum: Depression does exist during pregnancy and after. When it occurs after birth it is called post-partum depression or blues. There are different intensity categories from mild to severe. Severe post-partum depression can include suicidal ideation and a desire to separate or/and a lack of desire to bond with the baby.
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Last updated Mar 22, 2020
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