Father Shares Story of Wife’s Postpartum Depression for National Suicide Prevention Month

Sep 15, 2016 at 9:32 am |

Mom to three-month-old ends her life

I hate having to share stories like these. They are tragic and heart-wrenching. Awful and sad…

But it’s important to talk about it. “It” being depression, specifically postpartum depression.

Raul Martinez and his wife Kelly welcomed a baby girl on Nov. 24, 2009. You can imagine the joy of bringing a baby home, and the wonderful plans the new family would be making.

Credit: Facebook /KBTT

Credit: Facebook /KBTT

A new mom to a young baby took her own life and her husband is raising awareness for postpartum depression.

Mom saw two doctors and tried several medications