Depression

Your Stories | Heather on Depression

Heather is a full-time nurse on a postpartum unit who also works in the Special Care Nursery. She comes into contact with many women who need mental health services. As well as all this, she lives with anxiety and depression. She is on a mission to help others. Heather has a unique perspective having lived […] Read more…

The low down on Bipolar Depression

Bipolar Depression or Manic Depression is like being on a rollercoaster of highs and lows every day of your life. The effects on your mood, behaviour, thinking process and energy levels can be huge and threaten relationships, jobs, school and all areas of your lifestyle. What is Bipolar Depression? With Bipolar depression, you don’t simply […] Read more…

The low down – What actually is depression?

What exactly is depression? I have written a fair bit on depression on the blog so far but never really delved into what it actually is. As you may know from previous posts, I live with depression. I am reluctant to write suffer from depression. Yes, depression is hard, it is often soul-sucking, it feels […] Read more…

The Curse that Plagues Me

My goal for this blog was to be open and honest. Life is not always about the highs, everyone has ebbs and flows throughout their daily lives and it is unrealistic to expect otherwise. This blog will also have the ups and downs of this roller coaster we call life, it will reflect the realities […] Read more…