Lacey Turner as Stacey Branning
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EastEnders put spotlight on postpartum psychosis

Those who watch EastEnders will be familiar with the character Stacey and her history of mental illness.

Since having a baby she has struggled with a rare condition called postpartum psychosis. Symptoms can include hallucinations, depression, and extreme confusion.

The government has promised to put nearly £300 million into improving mental healthcare for new and expectant mothers.

John Maguire reports.

  • 19 Jan 2016
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