By peoplestaff225
Updated April 19, 2007 08:13 PM

Actress Gillian Anderson opened up about her experiences in motherhood in an recent interview with Evening Standard Magazine. Gillian is the mother is two children, daughter Piper, 12, with ex-husband Clyde Klotz and son Oscar, almost 6 months, with current beau, Mark Griffiths. Gillian suffered from panic attacks and severe anxiety when she was pregnant with Piper. She remembers,

Her troubles didn’t seem to end there. With her second pregnancy, Gillian went into labor three weeks prematurely, and the baby was in the NICU.

When Oscar was born, Gillian and Mark tried to prepare Piper as much as they could for her new life as a big sister.

Finally, Gillian was candid about the differences between being a Mom the first time around and now the second time around – 12 years apart.

Source: Evening Standard Magazine via Gillian

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