Duck Dynasty star Sadie Robertson Huff got candid about the postpartum anxiety she's been experiencing since welcoming her first child, Honey James, on May 11.
On Wednesday, the 24-year-old detailed her constant 'fear' and the struggle to fight a 'toxic brain spiral' of negativity, that has begun to plague her since becoming a first time mom.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
Speaking on her podcast "Whoa! That's Good, Huff divulged the nuances of her day to day anxiety when it comes to her daughter. 'I'm constantly trying to fight fear in my life,' she began.
Postpartum anxiety: Sadie Robertson Huff, 24, details her struggle with postpartum anxiety on her Whoa! That's Good podcast, divulging that she's 'constantly trying to fight fear' after welcoming daughter Honey James in May
Sadie began talking about the difference between postpartum anxiety and postpartum depression, and vaguely spoke about emotional highs and painful lows — chalking most of it up to 'fear.'
She spoke about her general struggles with anxiety but shared that they started to take on a different form after welcoming her daughter.
'It was so many emotions happening that I couldn't fight the fear like I usually do...I didn't even realize it was creeping up as much as it was,' she said of the hormonal anxiety she felt.
Robertson then spoke about some level of PTSD she experienced from the traumatic labor with Honey — after detailing previously on her podcast that the infant got 'stuck' underneath her pelvis and was clamping her own umbilical cord, which prevented airflow.
Tough labor: The Duck Dynasty star had previously divulged that the labor was difficult as Honey got 'stuck' underneath her pelvis and was clamping her own umbilical cord which prevented her from getting air; pictured July 8
'Because Honey and I had the labor we