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When can I start exercising after a cesarean?

When can I start exercising after a cesarean?

6 weeks: You should wait at least 6 weeks before starting to exercise after a c-section. Light walking is ok but do not lift anything heavy or do anything strenuous to protect the stitches you have on the inside. They take longer to heal than the skin incision that you can see on the outside. ...Read more

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When can I start riding again after a hysterectomy?

When can I start riding again after a hysterectomy?

Depends: Depending on the type of access/incision (open, laparoscopic/robotic, vaginal) as well as if it were supracervical or total hysterectomy. The reason is that we caution against exertion before it may pull incisions apart (the highest risk being open procedures with the largest incision, with smaller but present risk with >8mm incisions or vaginal incisions (required for laparoscopic total/vaginal) ...Read more

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When can I start slimming after pregnacy or giving birth?

When can I start slimming after pregnacy or giving birth?

Right Away: The great news is breastfeeding is a superb way to lose baby weight right away. On average a woman produces 300 calories a day in her breast milk, equivalent to a half hour on treadmill! if you have a vaginal delivery or cesarean you can start walking right away. With a cesarean you'll want clearance by your md for strenuous exercise. Make sure to keep up good nutrition while breastfeeding. ...Read more

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When can I start having anal sex again after childbirth?

When can I start having anal sex again after childbirth?

6-8 weeks: The cervix leading to the uterus is open for about 6 weeks after delivery. When the cervix is open, bacteria can get inside the uterus and cause an infection. Anal intercourse can cause the bacteria to move up the vagina and increase the risk of infection. ...Read more

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When can I start showering after having a c section?

Post op: Immediately. Many are offered showers there in their rooms when they can stand. ...Read more

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When can I snowbard after vaginal childbirth?

No clear cut rule: See how you feel. Many doctors don't advise exercise programs until 6 weeks postpartum, but if you are feeling well earlier, there is no clear cut reason why you shouldn't go out and enjoy yourself. ...Read more

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When can I start to exersise after a cesarean?

When can I start to exersise after a cesarean?

Varies: You may walk immediately. Abdominal exercises should be delayed until 4 weeks after your surgery. ...Read more

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When can I start dieting after having baby?

When can I start dieting after having baby?

Eat healthy: If you are not eating healty now..Start. Continue to eat healthy after the baby is born. Eat lots of fruits, vegetables, and whole grains. Eat fish. Don't eat any processed foods. Make all your own food. Don't buy anything that has more than five ingredients in it. ...Read more

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How can I know when girls start using tampons?

How can I know when girls start using tampons?

Tampons: A girl can start using tampons once she starts menstruating and her vaginal opening is large enough. Wearing tampons may be more comfortable when swimming or involved in sports. ...Read more

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When can I travel again after childbirth?

When can I travel again after childbirth?

Depends: You should be able to travel as soon as you want and are able after your delivery. For many women travel is ok within a couple weeks afte delivery. ...Read more

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After a 14 week miscarriage, when can I start trying again?

After a 14 week miscarriage, when can I start trying again?

Yes: But would wait at least a month or two to get the hormones back to a normal state and can can try again. ...Read more

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When can I sleep again after using citalopram?

When can I sleep again after using citalopram?

Anytime: Citalopram can occasionally cause sleeplessness, but if you stop taking it generally within a few days, as it has a half life of 37 hours, you should be able to sleep OK, unless you were taking it for insomnia. If the insomnia is still present, it is untreated and you should consider a consultation for treatment. ...Read more

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When can I start masturbating after a circumcision?

When can I start masturbating after a circumcision?

Once healed up: There is no time frame one will give you. Once you are fully healed and free of discomfort would be your best guide. ...Read more

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When can I start masturbate after circumcision.....?

When can I start masturbate after circumcision.....?

Good question...: I would ask the surgeon who performed your operation. In general, i instuct my circumcision patient to avoid sex or masturbation until after I have seen them in follow-up (typically 2 weeks after the operation). If the stitches are gone and the skin edges are healed, it is probably safe to do so. Erections are typically okay about 2-3 days after the circumcision. ...Read more

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When can I start using retin a (tretinoin) after pregnancy?

When can I start using retin a (tretinoin) after pregnancy?

Immediately: Since retin a (tretinoin) is topical, even if you are breastfeeding, it should be fine. If bottle feeding, there is not question that you can start immediately if needed. ...Read more

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When can I start having sex after an abortion?

When can I start having sex after an abortion?

When the doc: Who did the abortion tells u , please call that doc as usually the doc should ahve told l u that before u went home so please call that doc as that doc knows what was done and how everything went. ...Read more

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Can I use tampons after essure?

Can I use tampons after essure?

Yes!: The essure coils are placed inside the fallopian tubes through direct visualization with a camera called a hysteroscope. Using a tampon appropriately should not interfere with the essure at all. It might be prudent to avoid intravaginal manipulation, tampons, sex for the first 24-48 hours as good measure. ...Read more