Baby Blues

The “Baby Blues” may begin when you are three to 14 days postpartum and can last for a few days up to several weeks. Symptoms include:

  • Insomnia
  • Headache
  • Restlessness
  • Forgetfulness
  • Irritability
  • Moodiness
  • Resentment
  • Tearfulness, and
  • Depression

Condition

The “Baby Blues”

Onset

3–14 days postpartum

Duration

Lasts for a few days up to several weeks

Symptoms

Insomnia

Headache

Restlessness

Forgetfulness

Irritability

Moodiness

Resentment

Tearfulness

Depression