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# postnatal-depression - Thursday 13 December, 2018

'One of the worst years of my life': Woman awarded €8k in unfair dismissal case
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# WRC

'One of the worst years of my life': Woman awarded €8k in unfair dismissal case

Dec 13th 2018, 6:05 AM 29,830 Views 0 Comments

The woman criticised the firm’s attitude towards her mental health, as she had postnatal depression after her child was born.

# postnatal-depression - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Opinion: Postnatal depression filled me with an all-consuming, terrifying and explosive rage
# Postnatal Depression
# Postnatal Depression

Opinion: Postnatal depression filled me with an all-consuming, terrifying and explosive rage

Jan 14th 2015, 5:00 PM 4,108 Views 12 Comments

When you think of ‘depression’, feelings of sadness and anxiety might come to mind – but anger is powerful (often overlooked) emotion.

# postnatal-depression - Sunday 4 January, 2015

Opinion: On motherhood, postnatal depression, and being kind to yourself
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# Opinion

Opinion: On motherhood, postnatal depression, and being kind to yourself

Jan 4th 2015, 8:45 AM 147 Views 26 Comments

Looking back, there is so much I wish I’d known. Yes, we were told life would never be the same again, but that doesn’t even begin to cover it.

# postnatal-depression - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

Opinion: Post Natal Depression – should it discourage you from ‘going again’?
# Pregnancy And Depression
# Pregnancy And Depression

Opinion: Post Natal Depression – should it discourage you from ‘going again’?

Jul 9th 2014, 7:30 PM 1,151 Views 31 Comments

Literally tens of thousands of women out there must find themselves in a similar predicament to my own. Yet I have never seen or heard it openly discussed. Ever.

# postnatal-depression - Monday 10 February, 2014

Column: Living with someone who's depressed is hard – partners need support too
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# Talk It Out

Column: Living with someone who's depressed is hard – partners need support too

Feb 10th 2014, 7:00 AM 2,958 Views 22 Comments

The biggest learning curve my husband and I have taken from my mental health problems is that without communication, depression will win, writes Fiona Kennedy.

# postnatal-depression - Sunday 20 May, 2012

Column: Some talk about the ‘magic’ of childbirth. To me, it was horrific.
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# Read Me

Column: Some talk about the ‘magic’ of childbirth. To me, it was horrific.

May 20th 2012, 6:30 PM 176 Views 29 Comments

For new mothers, the pressure can be so overwhelming it makes you ill. Lynn McDonald Byrne describes her experience of postnatal depression.