[ Emmerdale spoilers: Is Tracy Shankley suffering from postpartum depression? ]
Emmerdale fans have been left deeply concerned by Tracy Shankley’s (Amy Walsh) struggles with baby Frankie of late ‘ as she has been exhausted, emotional and snappy.
Viewers have certainly expressed their concerns for Tracy but she has yet to receive adequate support on screen ‘ and things are only going to get worse for the new mum as she doubts her abilities as a mum and desperately fears that Frankie will come to harm.
Father of Frankie Nate Robinson (Jurell Carter) has noticed Tracy’s change in mood but doesn’t seem to realise that things are getting serious and she needs much more support.
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It’s a common problem, affecting more than 1 in every 10 women within a year of giving birth. It can also affect fathers and partners.
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