• ‘By The Way, You Might Have Postpartum Depression'

    5 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    “Oh, by the way, you might have postpartum depression,” the pediatrician casually announced from the doorway of the examining room. He had just finished the two-month well baby checkup for my healthy, wobbly newborn daughter and had said our appointment was through, so I was getting ready to leave.
    “It's from that form you filled out. Yeah, you might want to see someone about that,” he said, somehow farther away, less in the door frame and more in the hallway of the office.
    “Okay then, good luck!” he said, now in mid stroll, already down past the next room and onto the next tiny, gaseous...
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