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A 61-year-old female asked:

Had vaginal hysterectomy with anterior/posterior repair, 5 weeks ago. is it safe to vacuum rugs and do mild gardening and gentle yoga exercises?

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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Gradually: You can generally increase your activity after 4 weeks. If it doesn't hurt it is probably ok. If you feel pulling, tugging, pain, or pressure in the pelvis you are doing too much and should ease up.

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