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postnatal

 [pōst-na´tal]
occurring after birth, with reference to the newborn.

post·na·tal

(pōst-nā'tăl),
Occurring after birth.
[L. natus, birth]

postnatal

/post·na·tal/ (-na´t'l) occurring after birth, with reference to the newborn.

postnatal

(pōst-nāt′l)
adj.
Of or occurring after birth, especially during the period immediately after birth.

post·na′tal·ly adv.

postnatal

adjective Pertaining or referring to events occurring after birth, usually understood as within the first weeks to months after birth.

postnatal

Neonatology adjective After birth Pertaining to events occurring after birth, usually within 1 year of childbirth

post·na·tal

(pōst-nā'tăl)
Occurring after birth.
[L. natus, birth]

postnatal

Occurring subsequent to birth.

postnatal

occurring after birth

postnatal

relates to the newborn in the period immediately after birth. A suitable subdivision is: early postnatal—within 48 hours of birth; delayed postnatal—2 to 7 days; late postnatal—1 to 4 weeks. See also perinatal, parturient disease.

postnatal diseases
diseases which are more prevalent at this time in the animal's life because of its small size, its immunological inadequacy and its dependence on the dam for nourishment, protection from predators and from inclement weather, especially protection from the cold.
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PANDAS (pre and post natal depression awareness and support) 0843 289849 / pndawarenessandsupport southwales@groups.
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North-East actress Denise Welch admitted to suffering from post natal depression after her son Matthew was born in 1991.
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GET in touch with your GP if you see these signs, or call the Post Natal Illness Support And Help Association (PNISHA) helpline from 8-10pm on 01335 347 599.
I suffered from post natal depression and my doctor put me on a course of tablets which I have now finished, but I don't feel much better.
As you know, post natal depression is a potentially very serious illness, so it's essential that she gets help from her doctor.
There are between 70,000 and 100,000 women with post natal illness in the UK**.
Lillian had a history of post natal depression and when she vanished in February last year, it was similar to her disappearance nine years ago.
ATOMIC Kitten star Natasha Hamilton is back at work after admitting she is suffering from post natal depression.