Mel C Watched For Depression After Birth
“I needed an emergency caesarean and after the birth, my health visitor checked in on a regular basis as she was aware of my history of depression. My mum was also a fantastic help and she travelled down to London from Liverpool every weekend for the first few months,” She tells Britain’s Daily Mirror,
Mel C star has suffered well-publicised battles with eating disorders and sought treatment for depression in 2002.
“I believe their support helped keep my depression at bay. I have never felt better and I haven’t had any gloomy thoughts in years. I now weigh around nine-and-a-half stone. I am five foot, six inches – it’s a good, healthy weight.”