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I want to tell you about how depression has effected me over the past year. I’ve experienced depression & anxiety with a good helping of agraphobia most of my life but I’m going to try to focus on the last year as much as possible.

Although I suffer from depression & anxiety I’m a walking contradiction, as when things are going well I thrive on public speaking & generally voicing my opinion to whoever will listen. You just have to follow my twitter timeline to see this.

Before all my success last year I had been in a very dark place indeed but things were improving as I’d had a full gastric bypass losing over 12 stone in weight thus regaining some of the mobility I lost due to a car crash in 2008. I went on to be nominated by my NHS Trust for the Patient Leader Program run…

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This is the research blog of Dr Sally Pezaro. Sally is 'The Academic Midwife' working to secure excellence in teaching and maternity services. Specialist interests include maternity services, workforce and midwifery research.

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