Tag Archives: Mental Illness

Postnatal Depression 2 Years On – A positive post by Life with Melly

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Today’s story is about life after postnatal depression. This post is written by Mel, a parent & lifestyle blogger and mum of Alice. A post for Maternal Mental Health Matters Awareness Week 2019 Two years after, has it really been two years since my first Postnatal Depression Post? I read that post time and time again, reliving …

A Hidden Illness: A Mother and Baby Unit Saved My Life (Trigger Warning)

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A story which highlights our need for a mother and baby unit in Wales. A Hidden Illness: My Postpartum Psychosis Story by Danielle Webber. UK Maternal Mental Health Matters Awareness Week 2019 On 1st April 2016, at 11.05am, I gave birth to a wonderful baby boy. When the midwife placed my baby onto my chest …

A Story Going Back 26 years, PND and a Sudden Death (Trigger Warning)

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For UK Maternal Mental Health Matters Awareness Week 2019, Welsh Mummy Blogs will be sharing perinatal mental health stories from Wales. We hope that in doing this, we can highlight the need for a specialist mother and baby unit in Wales. Today’s story focuses on Postnatal Depression (PND.) Today I share a story bravely written by Ann Harrison-Power. …

Managing Mental Illness as a Parent – Brain Fog, Confusion & Memory Problems.

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I have never hidden the truth from my readers that I suffer with mental illness, in fact it was my story about Postpartum Psychosis that started Welsh Mummy Blogs. That one post catapulted me into a world of mental health awareness and it gave me opportunities to train, understand and eventually have the tools available to help …