postpartum depression

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Postpartum depression occurs in one of every ten pregnancies on average. What can be done to help identify and treat this condition early on? On this edition of The Body Show, a discussion with an expert about the options available for women who are affected by more than just the baby blues.

  Depression:  it's a tough topic to talk about, especially for new mothers. But these days with earlier recognition, help is available. Psychiatrist Dr. Sheila Wendler is in the studio, ready to explore more about postpartum depression and the hormonal connection between our emotions and our mental health.