All tagged Family Support
I've been fighting a bit of seasonal depression. The cold weather hits, leaves start to fall, and I just want to hunker down with a mug of something warm. Since it's hard for me to write at the moment, I'm interrupting my ABC blog series again for a brief PSA on winter or seasonal depression, and what you can do to help cope with the dark winter months.
You've planned, hoped, and dreamed for this baby. You bought all the teensy tiny newborn clothes, decorated the nursery, and hurdled the trial of labor through to motherhood! So, why can't you stop crying?
Some people feel that their family members are very supportive, will encourage them when things get hard, and be a source of calm throughout the experience. Other couples adamantly insist...
Whatever your reasons for selecting a Cesarean birth, you might not be aware of all of the options available to you during and immediately after the birth of your baby! From emotional, mental, to physical effects, the impact of a birth experience on the mother and family as a whole is long lasting.