Depression during pregnancy and post-partum depression and anxiety are conditions that can happen to anyone. The time after birth is an especially a vulnerable time for women to become depressed or anxious. Learn more about it: http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/mh-sm/preg_dep-eng.php
There was no doubt in my mind that having a baby wasn’t going to be easy. The funny part is Ellie is an easy baby. She is so good, so happy, so sweet and perfect. I truly feel so lucky. The hardest part, honestly, was me. Now don’t get me … Read more →
Pregnancy is generally seen as a time of cheerfulness, fulfilment and joy. Perhaps because of this, depression in pregnancy can be difficult both for women and the people around them to accept and recognise. If you think that you may be depressed or you are experiencing a dramatic change of emotions during pregnancy, it is important that you talk either to your midwife or GP, so that they can help you.