Partner Post: Breaking the Taboo of Pregnancy Urinary Incontinence

When discussing pregnancy and giving birth, a few topics remain taboo. Postpartum anxiety, for example, is still a topic that women are suffering from it find hard to discuss. The less we discuss things in the open, the higher we put the barrier to talk it openly. Another topic that seems to be taboo seems to be urinary incontinence during pregnancy and after giving birth. Incontinence is … [Read more...]

Postpartum Anxiety and Spiritual Hope

It’s only been in the last few years that I have started sharing my struggle with anxiety. Those closest to me know I’ve struggled with anxiety since I was five years old. It manifested in fears that my mother would die and leave us alone. The threat of natural disasters and storms scared me. My siblings always laughed at me because I hated thunderstorms for fear of tornadoes; we lived in Texas … [Read more...]

What to Look for When Choosing an OBGYN

There is an awful story circulating on Facebook about a young mother who lost her first child because of her doctor’s negligence. It’s a heartbreaking story because the baby was healthy throughout the pregnancy and the mother made it to full term. However, allegedly, because of the doctor’s poor decisions, the baby died during the delivery. This story reminded me of the horrible OBGYN … [Read more...]