Inside Catelynn Lowell & Tyler Baltierra's Baby Plans Amid Her Rehab Stint

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Source: MTV

Dec. 5 2017, Updated 1:46 p.m. ET

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Catelynn Lowell and Tyler Baltierra were excited about growing their little family, but not right now! The Teen Mom OG star checked herself into rehab in mid November after having suicidal thoughts. A source close to the couple revealed to exclusively that the two are putting their plans to welcome another child on hold.

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“It was something that they kind of felt, if it happens then it happens,” a source close to the couple told the site.

Adding, “Catelynn was so scared because of her postpartum depression, but after they bought the new house Tyler really started pushing for a boy.”

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Following Catelynn's rehab stint, the two have put their baby plans on the “back burner."

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“Their main focus is getting Catelynn better and making sure she’s okay on her new medication,” the source said. “Some medications make pregnancy really difficult and right now I think they’re both very scared about postpartum coming back.”

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As seen on Monday night's episode, Cate and Tyler were planning on having another baby amid their clothing line launch and renovations of their new home. After thinking more about it, the two decided it wasn't the right time to welcome another child.

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In mid November, Cate revealed on Twitter that she was experiencing suicidal thoughts and was checking herself into a treatment center. “I’m taking the time I need right now to take good care of myself,” Lowell told “On November 17 I thought of every way possible to commit suicide, from wrapping a belt around my neck to just running my car into an electric pole.”

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