What is the fourth trimester, how does it impact new parents and more importantly what can be done to make that immediate postpartum journey less isolating? Rarely discussed, but every new mother goes through it. In this episode Dr Punam and Dr Steph share both their personal experiences as well as what the medical guidance is. They discuss everything from baby blues, the crying baby, postpartum healing to mum comparisons and dealing with everyone else’s opinions! They leave you with tips on how to manage the transition as well as how to be kinder to yourself.Connect with us: Dr Punam Krishan - http://instagram.com/drpunamkrishanDr Stephanie Ooi - http://instagram.com/the_gp_mum#TMMP - http://instagram.com/themedicmumpodcast This is a Pure Creation Media Production (recorded in lockdown during the Covid-19 pandemic)DISCLAIMER: The content in the podcast and on this webpage is not intended to constitute or be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your doctor or other qualified health-care provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have heard on the podcast. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.