I Am Suffering From Post Partum Depression

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 23 People

    Long Road

    It has been 8 months since I gave birth to my son Dean. I did not have post partum right away. It happened about two months after. I started getting bad anxiety and was down and constantly get scared i will hurt dean. Especially now that my husband is away. It is just so hard to...
    AstroBlue AstroBlue
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jan 30, 2013

    My birth experience wasn't at all what I had

    expected it to be, I had my beautiful son in may, but it was a rocky road to get there.. It lasted almost exactly 36 hours of agonizing back labor. It was 24 hours before they even came with the epidural.. They hit a nerve and it didn't work, they replaced it twice.. It never...
    EGNJGP EGNJGP
    22-25, F
    1 Response Dec 18, 2013

    All I Ever Wanted...

    For as long as I can remember, the only thing I ever truly wanted was to be a mother. I had a difficult childhood in an abusive home, and many times the only thing that got me through it was knowing that someday, I would have my own kids. I would take care of them, and love them...
    Erys Erys
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 4, 2011

    PPD

    I am now on my second child, and Post partum depression is really bad right now. It's bad in the sense that I hate my childeren. NOt so much the infant, but I feel myself not liking my 33 month old daughter. I know...it sounds horrible, but most days I'm ok, other...
    Mom1983 Mom1983
    26-30
    Jun 13, 2009

    I've been struggling with PPD

    and anxiety for several months now. In the beginning, I thought I was feeling down because my thyroid had gone out on me and I was so sick all the time. Who doesn't feel blue when they're sick all day, every day? But my thyroid is straightened out now, and I still feel...
    Milktheostrich Milktheostrich
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 16, 2013

    I miss hanging out with my friends

    and just jumping in the car and leaving.Those days are over :(
    KiannaJ KiannaJ
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Jan 5

    I Just Don't Know What To Do.

    All I ever wanted was to be a mother. Helping take care of my niece and nephew felt like second nature to me. It was easy and I thought that when I became a mother I would do a wonderful job. After meeting my husband our relationship went quickly, within a year we were married...
    Starlingpoet Starlingpoet
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 9, 2011

    I had my son five month ago.

    It was the best experience of my life! In the past two months I have felt extremely alone and depressed. My child's father and I have been together for three years. We get into some pretty bad arguments sometimes and talk about breaking up when we do. I know I would never want...
    Cartwheel3694 Cartwheel3694
    18-21, F
    Jul 19, 2014
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