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Mental Health – Mini Series – Pregnancy Loss

Mental Health – Mini Series – Pregnancy Loss

When you are trying to get pregnant, each month is a waiting game as to whether you will get a visit from your now frenemy; your period or not… When we decided to start trying for a baby shortly before my 28th birthday we weren’t sure how well it would go.  My fertility had always had a big question mark over it, not only because of my battle with Anorexia (Blog post can be found here) but also because I had…

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Mental Health – Mini Series – Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Mental Health – Mini Series – Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Remember, Remember, The Fifth Of November… I don’t think I will ever forget Saturday 5th November 2011, the day so much of my life changed. To begin with it was a normal Saturday working at a local Health Spa as a Therapist, all was going well until I was getting ready for my first client after lunch.  I went into the treatment room to make sure all was ready and slipped over, hitting my head on the floor and I…

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Mental Health – Mini Series – Eating Disorder

Mental Health – Mini Series – Eating Disorder

In October 2005 I was diagnosed with an eating disorder, Anorexia Nervosa.  My Mum took me to the Doctors and made sure she came in to the consulting room with me, she knew that if she didn’t i’d make up a reason as to why I was there and not tell the truth.  I’d become very good at hiding what was really going on.  I had been doing it for years. Looking back, my eating habits changed gradually as things…

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