Postpartum depression, affects an an estimated 9 to 16 per cent of new moms, and it is better understood now more than ever before, meaning there is more awareness about the condition and access to treatment. But in other ways, it’s still shrouded in mystery and misinformation.
Newborn Moms is the comedic untold story of what it’s like to be a new parent struggling with sleepless nights, self-doubt, and swollen boobs. Created by Aurora Browne and Nadine Djoury, the series follows our two hero moms. Aurora Browne shares her experiences with postpartum depression and how you should go about talking to women who are suffering from it.
Have you or a friend experienced postpartum depression? What do you wish your friends or family did differently after the birth of your child?
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