Tag: anxiety

Mental health matters for moms

Mental health matters for moms

July is National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Minority He ...
Depression during pregnancy: What you can do

Depression during pregnancy: What you can do

Depression is a serious medical condition that can affect how you feel, think and act. People with depression feel sad and lose interest in the ac ...
Ten things you can do to help reduce stress during pregnancy

Ten things you can do to help reduce stress during pregnancy

Stress is very common and affects everyone. During pregnancy, you may feel that your level of stress increases. It is understandable. Your body and ma ...
Staying positive in the NICU

Staying positive in the NICU

Having a baby in the NICU is stressful. Very stressful. When a baby is born prematurely, the roller coaster ride of the NICU experience is emotionally ...
Special moms need special care

Special moms need special care

A new study published in Pediatrics shows that groups led by other moms reduced stress in mothers of children with disabilities. It helped to impr ...
Bracing for the holidays

Bracing for the holidays

If you have a child with special needs, chances are you may find holidays especially stressful. Any difference in routine may make your child anxious ...