Recognising and Surviving Postpartum Depression

Postpartum depression

After the initial excitement of announcing your pregnancy, you’ve gone through nine months of gaining weight, bodily changes, and other surprises. Finally, the baby comes, and you get a rush of excitement. Your newly prepared home is now suddenly full, and your previously quiet day is now interrupted by a very demanding (and cute) baby. … Read more

The Importance of Taking Care of Yourself

Taking care of yourself

With the ever-changing lifestyle With our ever-changing lifestyle and hectic schedules, more and more people are finding themselves to be victims of various ailments. However, this does not mean that they have to give up on their health. Various vitamins and other supplements are available to boost immune systems, support your body, and help you … Read more

Diagnosed with Depression or Anxiety? Here’s What You Need to Know


Mental health issues are thought to affect around 1 in 4 adults in the UK at some point during their lifetimes. Some studies suggest that rates of mental health issues are on the rise, although whether this is a side effect of our modern society or the result of better diagnosing, is still much debated. … Read more

The facts on young people’s mental health

MQ Mental Health Infographic

Sadly mental health is STILL something which has a stigma attached to it. So when I came across this useful infographic created through mental health research I wanted to share it with my readers. As a parent of young children, I worry about their future and how the path of their lives will shape them. … Read more