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What percentage of people suffer depression after delivery?

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Dr. Glen Elliott
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
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In brief: Estimates vary

Studies suggest post-partum depression can occur anywhere from 5% to 25% of the time, depending on definition and severity.
Interestingly, men are at risk too, with estimates for them ranging form 1 - 25%.

In brief: Estimates vary

Studies suggest post-partum depression can occur anywhere from 5% to 25% of the time, depending on definition and severity.
Interestingly, men are at risk too, with estimates for them ranging form 1 - 25%.
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