Inconsolable Baby and Post Natal Depression

Inconsolable crying babies put mothers at risk for post-partum depression, raising the odds ratio for depression to 4.0. The inability to sooth a baby may result in helplessness, depression and reduced parental care. Inconsolable Infant Crying and Maternal Postpartum Depressive Symptoms OBJECTIVE: To quantify the extent to which maternal report of inconsolable infant crying, rather…