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How long after c Section can I have clitoral stimulation? No insertions!

How long after c Section can I have clitoral stimulation? No insertions!

When comfortable: Really, as soon as you are comfortable enough to receive it. Usually this involves some movement. .. and when it feels like that wouldn't be uncomfortable, it would be safe to go ahead. There is nothing about clitoral stimulation or orgasm that would adversely affect wound healing. Keep in mind your other restrictions and how sexual stimulation might impact your behavior! Good wishes:) ...Read more

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Sex and pregnancy how long after c-section can a woman have sex? ...Also how long after should she start doing house work again?

Sex and pregnancy how long after c-section can a woman have sex? ...Also how long after should she start doing house work again?

Most: Most doctors say to wait 6 weeks, however I tell patients that they can resume sex when they feel comfortable (i.e. No pain in stomach, scar healed). Some patients feel fine to have sex 2 weeks later. Everyone's recovery time is different. Light housework 2 weeks after a c-sec. Should be fine, and customary housework at 6 weeks. Again I will state that you should go at your own pace, resume activities when you are comfortable. Good luck to you. ...Read more

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How long do it take to heal after a c section?

How long do it take to heal after a c section?

Varies: 3-4 days is the typical hospital stay after a c-section. A total of 4-6 weeks is usually the complete recovery time although some women take a little longer to recover completely. ...Read more

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How long should you wear a binder after a c-section?

How long should you wear a binder after a c-section?

Body will tell you: It depends how long and deep the incision was. Assuming you were seen up well with good suture material and that you are s good healer it should not take very long. ...Read more

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After a C-section how long does it take your baby home?

After a C-section how long does it take your baby home?

It depends: C-section is a major surgery. Hospital discharge depends on the health of mom and baby independently. Typically if all is well with mom and baby, discharge is usually on hospital day #2 or #3. In some cases, mom may be discharged before the baby but the reverse is rare. Good health. ...Read more

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How long should I wait to exercise after a having a c-section?

How long should I wait to exercise after a having a c-section?

6 weeks: Light exercise such as wallking can usually be done as soon as you feel like it. However, heavy exercise, weight lifting, endurance training, situps etc. Should wait until your body recovers and you return to a normal nonpregnant vascular status. ...Read more

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I'm going on 2 weeks since my c section how long does it take so I can drive?

Ask your doctor: The doctor who performed your c-section is in the best position to say when you can drive since your doctor knows your full history and any complications that might influence the answer. ...Read more

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I'm. Going on 2 weeks since my c section how long does it take so I can drive?

I'm. Going on 2 weeks since my c section how long does it take so I can drive?

Consult surgeon: Who performed the C-section. If you do not have a follow up appointment for a while, call the office and ask this question. ...Read more

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How long would one bleed after c section?

How long would one bleed after c section?

Please ask your OB: Your OB knows u and how the surgery went and should have already told you that before you went home form the hospital, usually u can have the post partum lochia for 3-5 weeks but it should get less and lighter as time goes on and should be done by the 6 weeks post partum exam, if the bleeding is not getting less or if it is increasing please call your OB as u will need to be checked. ...Read more

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How long does an incsion hurt after a c-section?

Pain improes: The pain after a cesarean section is the worst the first 2 weeks after a surgery and gradually improves with time. Usually most women are pain free by 4-6 months. Take medications to help control the pain. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how long to wait after a C-section to have anal?

Can you tell me how long to wait after a C-section to have anal?

6 weeks.: All pelvic sexual activity should be suspended until your 6 week visit with your obstetrician for a thorough physical examination and pap smear. Anal sex can cause injury and/or serious (even life threatening) infection if it takes place too soon after a delivery. You should both focus on your newborn at this time and refrain from all pelvic sexual activity! ...Read more

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C-section and recovery time: how long and how can I speed it up?

C-section and recovery time: how long and how can I speed it up?

Varies: 3-4 days is the typical hospital stay after a c-section. A total of 4-6 weeks is usually the complete recovery time although some women take a little longer to recover completely. ...Read more

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How long does stitches takes to heal up after having a c section?

How long does stitches takes to heal up after having a c section?

Typically: Up to six weeks. See your doctor, if you think they are not healing well. ...Read more