KSHB: One in Seven Women Experience Postpartum Depression
About one in seven women experience postpartum depression. Every woman who has a child is at risk, regardless of her birth experience and support at home.
"At Saint Luke's, we really focus on that [screening for postpartum depression]," Lobell said. "We do that upon discharge, so we try to identify them right away before they leave the hospital and get them in early. We also do it at their six-week postpartum visit."
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