mental health

5 pieces of advice to help manage postpartum depression during coronavirus

The traditional coping mechanisms are no longer an option

She spent 184 days at sea alone. These are the daily rituals that kept her going.

Plus, we hear from six other women who have faced extreme isolation

The pandemic may be intensifying postpartum depression. But there are resources to help.

One woman says she’s ‘mourning the loss of my village’

Missing out on prenatal care is leading to pregnancies ‘riddled with anxiety’

‘This is supposed to be a happy time. Instead, we are dealing with living in constant fear.’

Is your anxiety ramping up? You aren’t alone. Here’s what mental health professionals say.

‘This is a major trauma to the country right now’

Between three kids, I breast-fed for 75 months. I wouldn’t necessarily do it again.

Plus, stories from four other women

Ask Dr. Andrea: I’m worried I’m not being productive enough during coronavirus. How can I fight that feeling?

Plus, a question about how to combat loneliness

Here are anxiety coping mechanisms that could help you during social distancing

I learned these helpful techniques in therapy

Isolation and ‘impossible choices’: When caregiving goes into lockdown

The ‘sandwich generation’ faces even bigger challenges during coronavirus