A Note from Our 90 Day Challenge Winner, Anne Ahrens

By Anne Ahrens Earlier this year, I had the honor of winning the Biggest Loser prize in the annual Über Moms Challenge. I’d been trying to lose the weight I’d gained between my pregnancies, and this was just the boost … Continue reading A Note from Our 90 Day Challenge Winner, Anne Ahrens

When Your Baby Has Health Issues

By Anne Frazier Ahrens

Anyone can get Post Partum Depression or Anxiety, but if your baby has health issues, you are at a much higher risk than the average mom. In addition, moms (and dads too!) with prolonged NICU or hospital stays are at high risk for PTSD. According to the Journal of the American Heart Association, PPD occurs in up to 39% of mothers whose children are in the NICU and 10-20% develop PTSD. Continue reading “When Your Baby Has Health Issues”