Depression in New Dads

Depression in New Dads

Congratulations! Dr. Zaher Merhi was featured in the “Family and Parenting News” section of Verywell Family, which went live on February 2, 2021.

In the feature entitled, “Insecurities Linked to Postnatal Depression Symptoms in New Dads,” Dr. Merhi discussed paternal postpartum depression and the role of perceived masculinity. Dr. Merhi stated, “It is important to be open about your feelings to your partners and seek support from family, friends, and even from professionals. Paternal postpartum depression is NOT uncommon. Having a baby is a huge life changing event that requires an adjustment period.”

The feature credited Dr. Merhi as an OBGYN.

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