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Postnatal depression occurs after a woman has given birth and can occur any time up until one year after delivery. WHO recommends breastfeeding but this is complicated when a new mother is treated for depression. Pictured, a mother breastfeeds her child

Postnatal depression occurs after a woman has given birth and can occur any time up until one year after delivery. The WHO recommends breastfeeding but this is complicated when a new mother is treated for depression

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