Recommended Treatments for PPD | Postpartum Depression | Parents

If you’re experiencing symptoms of postpartum depression, it’s really important to contact your healthcare provider, whether it’s your obstetrician/gynecologist, your midwife, lactation consultant, or your new baby’s pediatrician. [MUSIC] For a referral for mental health treatment. For example, for mild to moderate depression, you might feel more comfortable going to a support group. Or seeing…

What Causes Miscarriage | Parents

Up to 20% of known pregnancies end in miscarriage. So the most common reason for miscarriage is genetics. The egg and the sperm join incorrectly and the number of chromosomes is abnormal. Usually these mutations are spontaneous. They’re not passed down genetically. And won’t necessarily happen with the next pregnancy. There are also certain uterine…