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The problem with postnatal depression is that some people see it not as a real issue, but as the never to be used “shutting this bitch down” card in the battle of who has a shitter time.

“we’ve all considered suicide, it’s called being a parent — you just cope don’t you?” seems to be the gut response to a serious mental health issue, as there are people out there who want you to know how fucking hard it was cutting back on coffee shop meets with their friends when they made themselves responsible for the life of a tiny baby.

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