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A Love Letter To Moms With Postpartum Depression

Janelle Capra | Posted 09.06.2016 | Parents
Janelle Capra

Have you ever had one of those days where you felt like you traveled in time? The kind of time travel where the feeling is palpable ― all too famili...

The Breastfeeding Corner

Merritt E. James | Posted 12.15.2016 | Black Voices
Merritt E. James

Holidays are hectic: mom must be careful not to skip feedings or over-due it. Too much stress can cause a breast infection or other serious breast ailments.

5 (Powerful) Reasons to Overcome Depression

Berenice Bojorquez | Posted 06.24.2016 | Healthy Living
Berenice Bojorquez

The first thing we do is to deny it and try to hide it as much as possible. But then you get into a place where you cannot give anymore excuses. I then realized I had no choice but to face my emotions and try to kick out this monster that can slowly ruin my peace.

The Questions We Should Ask New Moms

Dr. Juli Fraga | Posted 07.29.2014 | Parents
Dr. Juli Fraga

For me, caring for a new baby varied from one hour to the next. I was learning to take it day by day. I loved my daughter, but found sleep deprivation, feeding and learning how to intuit and read my baby's cries overwhelming at times.

Royal Baby Blues

Janelle Capra | Posted 09.23.2013 | Parents
Janelle Capra

At times, you will hate your husband. I know he's Prince William, but he's still a man, a new daddy and human. You will hate him for not being able to nurse the baby. You will hate him for not reading your mind. But you will also love him like you never thought possible.

One T-Shirt Is The Telling Symptom That My Postpartum Depression Is Back (PHOTOS)

Elizabeth Dosoretz | Posted 11.24.2012 | Style
Elizabeth Dosoretz

After the birth of my son, I wore one of three t-shirts. Ironically, it was a faded and loose "Life is Good" t-shirt. Looking at the words "Life is Good" on my t-shirt was like a daily reminder (or guilt trip, depending on the state of mind). I was suffering with postpartum depression, and the sight of myself in the mirror threatened my already fragile state.