There I was, three weeks postpartum and nursing my new baby, and something did not feel right.

My pregnancy had been difficult and my labor traumatic, and given that I have struggled with anxiety and stress in the past, I knew the odds were against me in avoiding postpartum mental health challenges. When I finally went to my first postpartum doctor’s visit, I heard the words I had feared most: postpartum anxiety.

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

To view this content, please continue to their sites.

Not a Lexis Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]