The Postpartum Depression Chronicles part I: From a Fairytale Pregnancy to a C-Section Hell

I loved, loved, LOVED being pregnant. Apart from being extremely tired in my first trimester —which was during my last semester of grad school and I was not allowed to be tired —and having extreme heartburn (Lennox had LOTS of hair. No it's not an old wives' tale)

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The Truth Behind the Photo: Postpartum Depression Realization

“Postpartum depression makes a woman feel like she is in the grip of something dreaded and dark, and it’s scary. . . but she’s likely ashamed to admit it because she can’t explain it!” – Judy Dippel

“The very damaging, frightening part of postpartum is the lack of perspective and the lack of priority and understanding what is really important.” – Brooke Shields

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