Mom from Iowa: I was given hope

When I had PPD, people would say, “How lucky you are to have a healthy baby." These words didn’t help. The message that kept me from harming myself and my baby came from the Postpartum Support International Website: "PPD does go away. You will not feel paralyzed forever. You will be well." Nothing else changed my outlook on life. I was given hope.
 

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Mom from Iowa: I was given hope

When I had PPD, people would say, “How lucky you are to have a healthy baby." These words didn’t help. The message that kept me from harming myself and my baby came from the Postpartum Support International Website: "PPD does go away. You will not feel paralyzed forever. You will be well." Nothing else changed my outlook on life. I was given hope.
 

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