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Postpartum Depression and the Military Wife

  I stopped recognizing myself. Shortly, after my second daughter was born I knew something was going on with me. The anxiety and quick temper were more than just typical ‘new mom’ stress or baby blues. My husband encouraged me to talk to my doctor, but I was hesitant. Besides the stigma of postpartum depressionContinue Reading “Postpartum Depression and the Military Wife”

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Postpartum Depression and the Military Spouse

Guest Post By: Meg Flanagan Postpartum Depression and the Military Spouse It felt like I couldn’t breathe any more, and that every breath I did take was a struggle. The walls kept moving closer and my responsibilities kept getting heavier. I was the glue that held it all together. How could I afford to let itContinue Reading “Postpartum Depression and the Military Spouse”

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My Silent Battle

My Silent Battle… My daughter was born in the Fall of 2011. I felt what most new parents feel when their first child is born- elated, infatuated, in love, and terrified. Despite being the youngest of three children, I have always been pretty good with children. My mom was a teacher and I followed inContinue Reading “My Silent Battle”