Despite its widespread nature, there is still a great amount of mystery surrounding PND - and it's important to try unravelling as much of that as we can.
There are a number of myths surrounding postnatal depression, some of which helped Megan Blandford ignore her own PND for so long. Here's why so many PND myths just aren’t true.
Mental health support organisations BeyondBlue and the Smiling Mind have launched Mind the Bump, an app which aims to help manage the stress of pregnancy.
Postnatal depression is a complex condition, but researchers say pain relief during labour may help some women.
While one in 10 mums suffer from postnatal depression (PND), new research shows that men are equally prone to the illness.
The risk of a new mother suffering from postnatal depression could be predicted weeks before birth by monitoring her Twitter feed, scientists say.
A new book looks at the huge emotional challenges that come after childbirth - and the help that's available to mums.
It's not only mums who endure postnatal depression - it's thought that just as many dads suffer from the debilitating illness. Worryingly, they're also less likely to get help.
One in 20 fathers will suffer from postnatal depression. A new program targets men to help them recognise the symptoms in themselves.
A few weeks ago, I mentioned to a fellow health worker that I'd co-written a book on postnatal depression. ''Really? I have an interest in postnatal depression,'' she said.
Researchers have recognised two genes that could be used to identify and prevent the onset of postnatal depression.
Her job is diagnosing and treating mental illness, but even Dawn Barker brushed aside warning signs of postnatal depression in a friend. She shares her story.
For one mum, the first few months with a new baby were okay - but then anxiety and depression set in. She shares her story and her 'cheat sheet' of advice for other mothers.