• Why I fear the bad days in depression recovery

    22 days ago - By Metro

    Bad days can be terrible and terrifying (Picture: Liberty Antonia Sadler for Metro.co.uk)
    Every morning when I wake up, the first thing I think about is my own mental state.
    Am I feeling OK? Do I feel refreshed after a decent night's sleep , or exhausted because of disturbing dreams and restlessness? Is today going to be a good day or a bad day?
    Why I couldn't admit to having postnatal depression - not even to myself
    At the moment, I seem to be in the midst of a run of bad days, after a few much-needed months of mental... Read the full story
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  • 5 things that will happen when you transition from one gender to another

    5 things that will happen when you transition from one gender to another

    22 days ago - By Metro

    It's not just physical things that change (Picture: Liberty Antonia Sadler for Metro.co.uk)
    When you make the decision to transition from female to male, you know that some things are going to change.
    But I tended to just think of the physical things that would be different.
    Why coming out as trans doesn't make me brave
    In reality, things change on all levels, from the opening of the door to male privilege, to being eyed with suspicion if I talk to a child in the park while walking my dog.
    Here are a few other things I never realised would happen when I... Read the full story
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