Archive for February, 2009

  • Postnatal Depression

    I've wanted to write about Postnatal Depression for a long time as it is such a hidden illness - so many women come out of the woodwork and admit that they have suffered AFTER going through it, but many will rarely put their hands up and admit they are not coping at the time - somehow it isn't right, isn't acceptable, is admitting defeat - aren't we meant to totally adore being a Mum? I have struggled with depression and anxiety in my life so know how utterly terrifying and isolating it can be and feel it is very important