20. Know The Symptoms Of Other Postpartum Mood Disorders
Maybe you've read about postpartum depression and it doesn't seem to fit your situation, but you still have the nagging feeling that something is wrong. Extreme worrying may be indicative of postpartum anxiety. Intrusive, upsetting thoughts might mean postpartum obsessive-compulsive disorder. Although rare, postpartum psychosis, characterized by hallucinations and mania, requires immediate intervention. Postpartum mood disorders are all treatable, and educating yourself the signs is your best assurance of getting the help you need.