Baby Blues

Shaylee Harviston

What is it?

A mild postpartum mood disorder that goes away on its own.

An example

Jennifer Lopez, after having her twins, felt sad, depressed, and thought her babies didn't love her.

Symptoms, Duration, and How to cope

  • Irritability
  • Anxious spells
  • Sleep
  • Appetite problems
  • Weeping
  • Feeling tired

  • Peaks between 3-5 days after birth
  • resolves itself in a few days
How to cope