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My struggle to bond with my second baby

After the rollercoaster ride of my pregnancy with Jessica and her first year undergoing several open heart surgeries, it was a huge relief when I was told that all appeared well on scan with Sophie. I was looking forward to a normal pregnancy, a normal family life, being able to enjoy my newborn baby without the fear that I would never get to take her home.… Read more

Breastfeeding and anti-depressants

The last few months have been a bit of a struggle for me on the mood front and with hubby being away so much over the last few weeks, everything came to a head. I was feeling exhausted, tearful, overwhelmed and isolated and finally realised that I needed to seek help from my GP, who diagnosed me with postnatal depression.… Read more