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CMB True Life

True Life – When Depression Gets Passed Down

My father struggles with depression tendencies…so does my mother-in-law.  They both passed it down to my husband and me.  And, we just had to find each other in this great big world.  What a combination!  As they say, “The struggle is real!”  I have a hard time keeping my thoughts from spiraling out of control […]

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Doula

Why I Wished I Had a Doula at My Birth and After

I am part of two clubs that pregnant and new mothers don’t ever wish to join: the long-first-labor club and the postpartum depression club. My husband and I did 54 hours of labor, mostly alone. Afterward, I developed postpartum depression, which was also very isolating. During those challenging days and then subsequent challenging months, I know […]

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Is it Depression

Is it Depression of Something More?

This post is part of a sponsored partnership with Your Wellness Center, however we would not partner with a business we did not feel brought value to our readers. The Cincinnati Moms Blog team shares a common mission with Your Wellness Center in supporting women’s health and well-being.Cincinnati Moms Blog has been partnering with Your […]

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BabyBlues

When the Baby Blues Turns into Something Darker

September 10th is World Suicide Prevention Day. I don’t know if you have been personally affected by suicide, but I’d venture to say that everyone has in one way or another, distantly or up close. I’ve been affected by it personally. You see, several years ago, while in an extreme depressive state, I attempted to overdose on […]

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