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What it feels like… to learn to walk again

‘This is serious, he will not be leaving anytime soon.’ The first words I heard from the A&E consultant as he spoke to my wife hit me like a baseball bat. Five days earlier, my wrist started to swell, locking in place. I initially thought I had been typing too much or I had banged […]

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‘Will we ever sleep again?’ Life in that new-parent fog

“Will we ever sleep again? What have we done wrong?” These are the questions infant and child sleep consultant Chantal Cohen hears regularly from exhausted parents. Sleep deprivation is a universal experience for new parents. Anyone who has been active in tending to the needs of a newborn will recognise the all-consuming fog that seems […]