11 celebrity mums who’ve opened up about their postnatal depression


by Maria Martin |

Postnatal depression – or PND – is thought to affect around one in 10 new mums. The symptoms can vary but there is treatment and support out there.

Natasha Hamilton, Katie Price and Elle Macpherson are among the famous parents who’ve spoken about their experience of the illness.

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‘It [exercise] was part of healing my postnatal depression. I thought I really need to exercise… I needed to sweat… I was like, “I need to get this out of my body”.’

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