Postnatal Depression

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Latest Stories

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Long Reads

“Why it’s time to start talking more honestly about giving birth”

“Censoring ‘bad’ birth stories is simply another way in which women are silenced.”

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Melanie Golding
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Long Reads

Postnatal depression: 4 women on how it really feels to live with the condition

“In public, I put on my best face. In private, I cried and screamed.”

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Stacey Solomon talks postnatal depression
People

Stacey Solomon’s powerful statement about her struggle with depression

“Talk to others and don’t be ashamed of how you feel,” shared the TV presenter.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

Poldark screenwriter on how her experience with postnatal depression helped inspire the show

“After the birth of my first child, it didn’t occur to me to talk about the permanent ‘fog’ I felt I was wading through.”

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Christobel Hastings
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Maria Lally
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How it feels to be pregnant when you’re suffering with mental health issues

From three women who have experienced it themselves

People

Adele speaks out about the importance of discussing maternal mental health

After the singer’s best friend was diagnosed with postpartum psychosis, she shared her story on social media.

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Moya Crockett
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Alyssa Milano on mental health awareness week
People

Alyssa Milano says she spent 3 days in a psychiatric ward for anxiety

“I felt as though I had no choice,” she says. “I asked to be committed.”

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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Life

Woman addresses the postnatal anxiety that society isn't talking about

"Women – we change after we have kids"

Posted by
Megan Murray
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People

Chrissy Teigen on expanding her family after postnatal depression

Teigen suffered a devastating depression after her first daughter was born – but she won’t let that stop her

Posted by
Moya Crockett
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People

Kate Middleton opens up about motherhood and mental illness

“Your fundamental identity changes overnight.”

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Moya Crockett
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People

Hayden Panettiere taking time out due to postnatal depression

The star says it has “impacted every aspect of my life”

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Amy Swales
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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Two mothers share their experiences of postnatal depression

“It's not a weakness, it's an illness”