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Thursday, May 5, 2011

Pregnant Ladies, Put Your Lotus Hands Up (and Find Supportive People)

“You aren’t taking antidepressants, are you?!” Apparently, Mom read my blog post on effects of stress during pregnancy, and was naturally over-concerned. You see, she heard news antidepressants may cause birth defects. Though I'm lucky to be an expectant mom who is neither depressed or taking meds, I can sure say I feel more vulnerable to depression and anxiety while I'm pregnant.