Mothers of multiple births are almost twice as likely to suffer from postnatal depression (PND) than mums of single children, according to research by Tamba. Carol says, the tiredness and isolation can make you feel like you are not doing that well. It is important to establish a routine as early as you can and ask everyone you know for help.
Where to go for help
Tamba is a UK charity providing information and local support networks for families of twins, triplets etc. Visit tamba.org.uk or call the helpline on 0800 138 0509.
Posted: 26/08/2012 at 18:03