Postpartum Depression

Postpartum or prenatal depression (PPD) occurs after childbirth, it affects many women. Some symptoms are anxiety, extreme sadness (crying), difficulty bonding with the baby, and irritability. Postpartum depression can last from one week up to a month, women who have had postpartum depression have a greater risk of developing major depression later on in life. … Continue reading Postpartum Depression

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Guide to #Metoo

The 'me too' movement. Who started it, and what is the reason behind it? The phrase 'me too' was first trended by Taranda Burke on her MySpace account in 2006. She wanted  women of color to use the phrase as a way to come forward and express themselves, women who dealt with or were dealing … Continue reading Guide to #Metoo