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10 Silent Signs You Could Have Postpartum Depression

wavebreakmedia/Shutterstock When a new mom experiences more than the typical concern about her child's health, it might be worth considering that something other than new motherhood, such as postpartum depression (PPD) or postpartum anxiety is to blame.

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Dr. Barry Sears
The underlying cause of postpartum depression is the depletion of omega-3 fatty acids from the mother’s body because the fetus needs those fatty acids for its brain development.  The way to overcome this condition is high-dose fish oil in the range of 5-7.5 grams of EPA and DHA per day.

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