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What is Postpartum Depression?

Also known as postnatal depression, postpartum depression is a condition that’s commonly experienced by parents after having a baby. Like many conditions surrounding both female and mental health, postpartum depression is shrouded in stigma and isn’t often talked about. This World Maternal Health Day, we’re opening up the conversation around this sometimes tricky topic. Read on to find out more about the causes, symptoms, and treatments for postpartum depression…

4 min read
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What is Toxic Shock Syndrome?

You might have heard of toxic shock syndrome, particularly if you use tampons. But what you may not know is what causes it, or the symptoms to look out for. Let’s take a look at everything you need to know about this rare, but serious, bacterial condition. Read on to find out more about toxic shock syndrome…

6 min read