Postpartum anxiety (PPA) is more intense and persistent compared to new parent worry, and often the worry is not based on a real problem or threat. Postpartum Anxiety differs from Postpartum depression (PPD) because PPD includes being constantly sad accompanied by a loss of interest. Baby blues on the other hand is less severe than PPD and only lasts a few days.
During pregnancy, the normal hair growth cycle lasts longer and results in a “postpartum hair loss”. The excessive shedding that you experience is also called “postpartum telogen effluvium". 90% of women are suffering from some form of postpartum hair loss and it is a normal phase of your afterbirth recovery.Continue reading