postpartum depression

mental health

Postpartum OCD Is Real. This Is What You Need to Know About It

The sheer volume of terrifying thoughts can transform new-parent nerves into unmanageable anxiety.
Mary Sauer
5.31.19
Broadly

I Ate Psychedelic Mushrooms to Treat My Postpartum Depression

"Project Baby—My First Year As a Less Than Perfect Mother" author Julie Ugleholdt says that microdosing shrooms helped her mental health.
Maria Brus Pedersen
1.25.19
Fighting Words

The Major Shortfalls of Mom Culture on Instagram

“Perfectly imperfect” still implies a state of perfection.
Nadine Cheung
10.29.18
crime

A Psychiatrist Told Us Why Her Patient Killed Her Children

In 2016, Carol Coronado was sentenced to three life prison terms for the murder of her three daughters.
Melissa Pandika
5.1.18
mental health

The Ripple Effect of Postpartum Depression

How can we stop a pattern of depression in its tracks?
Mary Sauer
3.10.18
Parental Advisory

A Nurse Called the Cops on a New Mom Who Wanted Depression Treatment

Jessica Porten went to a doctor's appointment with her daughter, Kira, to get help with postpartum depression. The nurse called California police.
April Dembosky, KQED
2.9.18
mental health

‘Black-ish’ Addressed Postpartum Depression Better Than My Doctor

It’s the PSA of my goddamn dreams.
Caroline Shannon-Karasik
10.11.17
mental health

Ivanka’s Depression Reveal Is the Ultimate Hypocrisy

Because she wouldn't need the healthcare the GOP wants to take away.
Caroline Shannon-Karasik
9.21.17
mental health

Maybe Don’t Depict Postpartum Depression This Way

Pacifiers as metaphorical gags.
Amber Brenza
6.14.17
Parental Advisory

Postpartum Depression Is a Thing for Men Too

I'm jealous of my newborn son and I don't have anyone to talk to about it.
Guille Álvarez
5.30.17
depression

Chrissy Teigen, Postpartum Depression, and Trump

The model has PPD and says she’s lucky to have medical care.
Susan Rinkunas
3.6.17
mental health

Teen Moms Are More Likely to Get Depressed

One organization aims to fight for their wellness.
Pooja Makhijani
2.7.17
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