Postpartum Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Approximately 9% of women experience postpartum post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) following childbirth. Most often, this illness is caused by a real or perceived trauma during delivery or postpartum. These traumas could include: Prolapsed cord Unplanned C-section Use of vacuum extractor or forceps to deliver the baby Baby going to NICU Feelings of … Continue reading Postpartum Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder