Maternal Newborn and Child Health and Maternal Newborn and Child Health
Maternal Newborn and Child Health and Maternal Newborn and Child HealthSEE LESS
India and India
India and IndiaSEE LESS
Countries Implemented In
Postpartum depression (PPD) is the leading cause of maternal morbidity and mortality and is a critical public health threat. In India, the estimated instances per year of postpartum depression is circa 26 million, out of which 90% of them never receive any professional treatment. Reportedly, 20,000 mothers commit suicide every year because of PPD, making them the largest demography in India to commit suicide.