Postpartum depression can be a distressing, often confusing experience for young parents. Part of the issue, when Chrissy Teigen found out after the birth of her daughter in 2016 is that postpartum depression symptoms do not always occur immediately.
In ] a recent interview with glamor, doughs recalls the moment when she realized something was wrong ̵
"I think the most surprising thing for me was three months later," says Teigen in an interview.
"I thought the puerperium was, you have the baby and you are sad," she continues. "It was like, no, it attacks a lot of people, so I thought it was important for me to talk about it." Teigen was apparently dressed as an elf from Stranger Things as part of her appearance at Lip Sync Battle when she noticed something was going on.
Before that, Teigen said that one of the first things they had were their subtle signs that their relationship with food had changed. "I started looking for food and said, 'I'm just not in the mood' told them in September." It's like going to the supermarket when you are full. You just do not want the same things. The food was not particularly exciting for me. "
Postpartum depression – and all variations on postpartum mood swings – may vary from person to person.
As SELF already wrote Symptoms of postpartum depression can be both mental and physical, including feelings of sadness, hopelessness, irritability, anxiety and restlessness, as well as appetite or sleep habits and fatigue. "And although  investigations revealed that the majority of humans In the early afterbirth period (within six weeks of childbirth), she experiences about one in five later.
But the most important thing, regardless of when your symptoms begin, is to recognize them and as soon as possible to get help, regardless of whether this is from your support network, your doctor or a psychiatric specialist