The Natural Mood Stabilizer
In the last part of this series on omega-3 fatty acid and depression, I hone in on the common postpartum depression, as well as depression in children. The most medicinal fatty acid in the world can be of help in both these circumstances.
Postpartum depression affects approximately 10% to 15% of women. But women who take antidepressants in their third trimester do have increased risk of complications. Plus, antidepressant use during pregnancy is associated with a higher risk of premature delivery and lower gestational age at birth.