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Will I have to wait to be stitched after birth?

Will I have to wait to be stitched after birth?

No: Any stitching that is done is almost always done right after delivery. Some doctors wait until the placenta is delivered but you shouldn't have to wait too long. ...Read more

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Do you get vaginal stitches after birth?

Do you get vaginal stitches after birth?

Sometimes.: During delivery process, some women have vaginal tears (lacerations) that need to be repaired by the doctor/midwife. Suture (stitches) are used to fix the tears. ...Read more

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How many weeks do I have to wait after a vaginal birth to take a bath not shower if I have stitches !

How many weeks do I have to wait after a vaginal birth to take a bath not shower if I have stitches !

6 weeks: Is the standard recommendation so the cervix has time to close. It is not wise to have your feet and cervix in the same water at the same time (always thought that made sense) for 6 weeks. ...Read more

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Best way to heal a tear after birth?

Best way to heal a tear after birth?

Time and hygiene: Stay as clean as possible to maximize healing. ...Read more

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How to figure out baby weight after birth?

How to figure out baby weight after birth?

At pediatrician's: The most accurate baby weight is done with an infant scale. Your physician or nurse will have one available and often will weigh your baby without an appt. A less accurate way is to have your own scale, weight yourself, and then hold the baby and weigh yourself again and calculate the difference. However most adult scales are not accurate for small weight changes. ...Read more

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How long after birth do you normally see ivh?

How long after birth do you normally see ivh?

85% within 2 days : Vast majority of ivh (up to 85%) are seen during the first 2 days. Remaining can be detected almost all the time within 7 to 10 days. Occasionally, if there are any bleeding or clotting problems, trauma like shaken baby syndrome, brain infections etc can cause ivh even in older infants. ...Read more

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How soon after birth can I start excersising?

Any time.: You can do whatever you tolerate, but i would avoid it within the first month of a cesarean. ...Read more

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When will I be allowed to start eating after birth?

When will I be allowed to start eating after birth?

Depends: If vaginal delivery once the delivery procedure is over, if c section start with fluids then increase diet as tolerated. ...Read more

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