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Motherhood can be overwhelming

Returning home from the maternity ward, baby in your arms, may seem to be the picture of joy. For some mothers, caring for a newborn may be overwhelming. Lakshmi, a mother of two, talks about her pregnancy and about how essential self-care is for a new mother.