When the Bow Breaks: Depression During Pregnancy

Feeling more blue than pink? If so, you’re not alone. Depression during pregnancy is a common experience for most pregnant women, even if this is not your first pregnancy. The hormones alone are not the cause for pregnancy depression, although they may be the straw that broke the camel’s back, so to speak. Other contributing [...]

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Trying Trimesters: Stress During Pregnancy

For any mother-to-be, stress during pregnancy is completely natural, especially if you are pregnant with your first child, have experienced anxiety or stress in other areas of your life, or have external factors that are causing life strains on top of your pregnancy. Most maternal stress is due to an increase in hormones, but added [...]

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