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I have had depression in the past- does that make me more suseptible for post natal depression?
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Yeah it does, but it's not a dead cert.  I've had several periods of depression but didn't get PND.  I did get a very,very bad case of the baby blues but that passed by 2weeks after the birth. Just try to make sure you have someone around you can rely on for emotional support (other than your husband/boyfriend who will be as sleep deprived and stressed out as you).
I had my baby 1st of December. I had Baby Blues too but it passed. I cried everyday for 2/3 weeks - no exaggeration. I was so terrified on getting PND but I didn't. So grateful. X
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Here's some information from on the two different kinds of depression that can happen after baby is born.

These will also pop up after your baby is born, in baby week 0 and baby week 2 of our I'm Expecting app.

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Thank you both- my mother said she will help a lot and let me rest and i am living with her so that will help I suppose :)) thanks for answering xxx
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I m very tired, i feel lonely since im a single mom, my baby is just a month.. I love my daughter but i cant help crying everyday ... I feel sad and guilty to be sad around her
Hey sweetie! Just wondering how are you feeling? Hope that your doing great as well as your baby girl.
Hey isa Caro ,am a single mom baby is just week old.focus your energy and love on your child .the comfort will come  from there.
Hope you are doing ok!
Please dont're not alone..your daughter is your angel..
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