Monthly Archive: September 2013

Sep 20

Coping with Job Loss in Today’s Economy

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Among life-altering events, such as the death of a family member, divorce, and a serious illness, losing your job ranks among the highest in stress-causing situations. Job loss can have a profound effect on your emotional well-being. You may experience symptoms of depression such as isolation, a loss of interest in activities, an increased need …

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Sep 13

How to Love a Woman with a Broken Heart

I thought I would never find love again.  Not after going through the worst heartbreak of all, being betrayed by my husband.  As a young married newly graduate student I thought I had the world in front of me:  career, marriage, a new house, everything a young woman could want.  Five years later it all …

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Sep 11

10 Things About Early Motherhood Your Girlfriends Never Told You.

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My kids are 2 & 3 1/2 and I find myself only having recently come out from my “Mommy fog.”  You know the one which you are in if you decided to stay home with your babies before going back to work.  I can now actually leave them alone with the TV to take a …

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Sep 10

Postpartum Depression

My second child was a breeze to take care of.  She was so less demanding than my son.  He was a preemie who required 3 hour feedings to thrive and who didn’t sleep through the night until 6 months.  In contrast, she slept through the night at 6 weeks and was a happy, cheerful baby. …

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