Due Date

Due Date Dysfunction

One of the first things a newly pregnant mother wants to know is “When am I due?“ Of course this is natural, as we are excited to meet our baby. However, it can become very stressful when you are nearing your “due date“.   Suddenly everyone around you wants to know exactly when you are due. […]

Prenatal anxiety

Recognising antenatal anxiety

This week is PND Awareness Week in Australia. PND stands for Postnatal Depression. However, there is growing recognition of the prevalence of postnatal anxiety, and there is also growing recognition that many women suffer from both antenatal anxiety and depression (antenatal means it occurs during pregnancy). When you suffer from antenatal anxiety and depression during […]