EDITORIAL | Postnatal depression is a reality and needs more awareness

The tragic deaths of the Dickason children can hopefully bring the scourge of postnatal depression to the fore

16 August 2023 - 21:54

The conclusion of the trial of South African, Lauren Dickason, who was found guilty of murdering her three children, should be a wake-up call on the reality of mental health issues — particularly affecting women...

There’s never been a more important time to support independent media.

From World War 1 to present-day cosmopolitan South Africa and beyond, the Sunday Times has been a pillar in covering the stories that matter to you.

For just R80 you can become a premium member (digital access) and support a publication that has played an important political and social role in South Africa for over a century of Sundays. You can cancel anytime.

Already subscribed? Sign in below.

Questions or problems? Email helpdesk@timeslive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00.

Would you like to comment on this article?
Sign up (it's quick and free) or sign in now.

Speech Bubbles

Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.