As many of you know I am an anxiety sufferer. While I have mostly got it under control, the one thing that still gives it power is my daughter's health. Like most babies, she had a torrent of constant illness as her immune system was developing, in particular ear infections (15 in about 8 months). … Continue reading Meningitis B vaccine and health anxiety progression
The last time I came close to having a full blown panic attack was when we were on holiday back in May and Molly had a high temperature. My anxiety levels were through the roof because we were in a foreign country and I was convinced that she had contracted some deadly virus. She was fine, … Continue reading Anxiety or flu?
It is basic common sense and a natural instinct to want to keep everything clean, including yourself, and anyone who comes into contact with your lovely new baby. When you're a super anxious mum however, you can take this to the extreme. I was absolutely obsessed with germs, and I had no problem whatsoever telling … Continue reading Anxiety, germs and illness…oh my!