Postpartum psychosis: Mums open up on a mental illness that can lead to someone harming themselves or their baby

Giving birth and becoming a mum can be a daunting and challenging time for any woman '“ but for every one in one thousand, this transition is devastated by a serious and potentially life-threatening mental illness.
Hannah Bissett with her son Sebastian.Hannah Bissett with her son Sebastian.
Hannah Bissett with her son Sebastian.

Awareness of postpartum psychosis has become more widespread since EastEnders featured a storyline revealing the full impact of the condition on Stacey Branning, one of the soap’s most popular characters played by Lacey Turner.