You might have seen the adorable TLC show 'Outdaughtered,' about the only all-girl set of quints in the country. This season, the girls' father Adam is diagnosed with postpartum depression (PPD). He confides in his wife and ends up seeing a doctor.
That prompted a lot of fans to ask how it's possible for men to get PPD.
To VERIFY, we consulted Dr. Thomas Valaoras, an OBGYN at Novant Health.
First, let's give this topic some background.
You probably know a mom who has developed what's known as the "baby blues." It's very common among moms who've just given birth.
Help our journalists VERIFY the news. Do you know someone else we should interview for this story? Did we miss anything in our reporting? Is there another story you'd like us to VERIFY? Click here.
Copyright 2017 WFMY