December 1, 2021

Alyssa Milano Says Child Birth Triggered Her Emotions; Reminded Her Of Being Sexually Assaulted

Alyssa Milano was candid about her childbirth expertise, saying it gave her flashbacks of being sexually assaulted.

Throughout her look on Individuals journal’s “Me Becoming Mom” podcast, the previous “Who’s the Boss?” and “Charmed” star detailed what she felt whereas within the supply room together with her oldest youngster, Milo, who’s now 10. Milan says it triggered an “invasive” feeling that left her profoundly uncomfortable.

“I remembered at one point (while giving birth) really not enjoying the fact that lots of people had access to my vagina,” stated Milano, 48. “And thinking to myself, ‘Why does— I don’t like this. Why does it feel so familiar? I’ve never had a baby before. Why does this invasive feeling feel so familiar?’ That was just a fleeting moment, a tick in time, but I didn’t forget about it.”

She goes into extra element in her new memoir “Sorry Not Sorry,” including that remedy helped her be taught why she felt so uncomfortable within the supply room.

After going via remedy after giving delivery to Milo and remembering that one second of feeling like I used to be being held down and had issues being carried out to me that I didn’t need, to me, was very harking back to being sexually assaulted. And so it triggered all of those recollections that I believed I had handled.”

She continued, “I think anyone who has dealt with trauma has the moments where you’re like, ‘Yeah, I’m fine. I’ve dealt with that,’ versus the moments where you go, ‘Oh, no, I didn’t. I just tried to tuck it away so no one could see them or I couldn’t see them, or I couldn’t see them or feel them anymore.’”