All posts tagged depression

The Second Time Around

I won’t lie. I’ve been terrified for four years about the thought of having a second child. Anybody who hasn’t read about Heather’s bout of postpartum depression and her stay in a psychiatric hospital to be treated should do so now (there is a good ending here and here). Are Read More...

Status Update — Mid-Year 2008

The last time I wrote anything of length, it was to announce that I was going on Prozac. Several of you have written to ask how that was going, along with questions of how well our training of Coco is going. Like most people who take SSRIs or other anti-depressants Read More...

Stress, Depression & Me

Since coming out yesterday as being on Prozac, I thought it might be good to answer a few questions that were in the comments. Before I go there, I’d like to thank you all for your support and encouragement. I’m not sure I’d be doing as well without this site Read More...

Prozac Nation

I’ve held a largely internal debate whether or not to talk about this publicly. However, given the responses to my posts regarding living with depression and with the idea of being more open, I’m going to share. Given the amount of stresses that we’ve endured since 2004, I thought it Read More...