Depression

Updated 23 June 2014

Is Post-partum depression the same as "baby blues"?

No, post-partum depression is more severe and of longer duration than transient 'baby blues'.

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Michael Simpson has been a senior psychiatric academic, researcher, and Professor in several countries, having worked at London University in the UK; McMaster University in Canada; Temple University in Philadelphia, USA.; and the University of Natal in South Africa.

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