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12 Aug 2008

PND Baby Blues
Hi Dr
I would like to have another baby but I am petrified of having another episode of the baby blues. It took almost nine months for my emotions to settle with my first baby. I have been told I can ask my gynae to give me medication a few weeks before the birth that will help with any depression. Would you reccomend this? Is it likely to have a repeat episode of baby blues with a second baby?
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01 Jan 0001

Yes, I would recommend this. Postnatal depression does tend to recur.

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