What is Paternal Postpartum Depression

Postpartum depression is also a condition that can affect fathers. Fathers or partners with paternal postpartum depression experience a range of physical, emotional, and behavioral changes including sadness, anxiety, and exhaustion that interfere with day-to-day life and routines.

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This information is provided by the Pregnancy, Infancy and Early Childhood Division within the Department of Public Health.