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How long does post partum depression usually last?

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Asked by Anonymous at 6:19 PM on Mar. 31, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • any where from birth to 18 years. i'm not trying to joke. this is just my opinion.

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:22 PM on Mar. 31, 2009

  • True PPD can last until it's treated to be honest. If you are really depressed you need to try things to help. A good vitamin b complex, exercise, diet changes, herbal treatments, etc and if those don't help try meds.

    The baby blues can last a couple months.

    Answer by celticreverie at 6:28 PM on Mar. 31, 2009

  • Yes both of those answers are true from my understanding. Its best not to just wait it therapy so it doesnt turn into simple depression that was never treated.

    Answer by MamaChamp at 7:03 PM on Mar. 31, 2009

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