‘I was in a really negative terrible place’
“I was in a really negative terrible place…. and couldn’t see a way out.” This was the experience of one woman who suffered from depression and obsessive compulsive disorder during her second pregnancy. A quarter of pregnant women suffer from mental health problems, a study by King’s College London suggests.
Anxiety and depression were not the only conditions to affect these women, with some suffering eating disorders, OCD and bipolar disorder.
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