New Mom Mental Health Checklist – General

New Mom Mental Health Checklist – General

The New Mom Checklist for Maternal Mental Health was created by Postpartum Progress to: Empower mothers to help themselves. Facilitate conversations that can be difficult for mothers to start with their doctors and other care providers. Reinforce the variety of...
6 Things Affecting Recovery From PPD

6 Things Affecting Recovery From PPD

There is probably no question we are asked more often by moms suffering from perinatal mood or anxiety disorders than “How long will it take for me to get better?”  Suffering moms are seeking the exact date when the box will be delivered to their door with...
How Many Women Really Get PPD?

How Many Women Really Get PPD?

Quick, guess which number is higher:  the number of people who sprain an ankle each year, the number of people who have a stroke, or the number of women who experience postpartum depression? PPD.  Surprised? In so many books, articles and news programs, you hear the...
The Symptoms of PPD & Anxiety

The Symptoms of PPD & Anxiety

What does it feel like to have postpartum depression or postpartum anxiety?  What are the symptoms?  How do you know when you have it? Perhaps you’ve seen a list of symptoms on other health websites, but we doubt you’ve seen one like this.  We have created...