Early labour. A time full of emotions! You’re so excited that it's almost time to meet your baby, you’re now timing your contractions and they’re starting to form a pattern but what the heck is taking so long?Read More
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For the last few weeks, I've been sharing stories of brave, strong and amazing mothers as they share their stories of living through postpartum depression. How they knew something was wrong and how they got better. PLEASE know that you are never alone. We want to talk to you, we want to support youRead More
I am a nurse so finding out the signs were obvious to me. I really felt like I had no connection with my daughter. I didn't even really want to hold her or anything, did the bare minimum...Read More
Last week I asked local mothers to share their stories of postpartum depression. I shared some of their stories in Part 1 but because there was such an overwhelming response of mothers who wanted to share their stories, I knew it would be a multi-part blog.
These women are brave & inspirational. Many of them said how much they hope that sharing their story will help new mothers not feel so alone. If you are suffering, please reach out! Talk to your care provider, friends or family.
Postpartum depression affects many Ottawa families. Here are the stories from some brave local mothers. Please know that if you are suffering of postpartum depression, there is help & it will get better.Read More