When Scarves Attack: My Lesser-Known Symptoms of Postpartum Depression

I’ve previously written about the most glaring symptoms of my postpartum depression: anger, panic attacks, and intrusive thoughts. These are some of the hallmark symptoms of postpartum depression. For me, these were the most concerning and what led my psychiatrist

Quitting Antidepressants: Do As I Say, Not As I Do

When M was three months old, I was diagnosed with postpartum depression. My treatment plan included a low dosage of sertraline (Zoloft) and therapy. A year later, I moved to Atlanta, which affected my treatment plan and led me to

Be Nosy

Today I’m giving you permission to be nosy about postpartum depression. There’s such a stigma around postpartum depression and mental health issues that people won’t even ask about it directly. We have no problem asking someone for an update on

May Wrap Up

It’s been a month since I blogged. Sorry, folks. Life got in the way, as it tends to do on occasion. Here’s a condensed version of May and a sneak peak to some upcoming posts. M’s first birthday was at