Bleeding, sweating, skin – what do I do and how long does it last? These are the big things I wanted to know before giving birth so that I was mentally prepared and bought what I needed beforehand to eliminate stress during the six week recovery.
I never in a million years thought I would have a c-section, but regardless I still would have wanted to read about it and the differences in recovery beforehand to be completely aware just in case it did happen.
If you’re worried about your belly skin too like me I have a regime to combat the wrinkles and sagginess.
My experience I read a little about what happened after birth so I knew to be prepared to bleed for up to six weeks but I had not come across advice about treating your stretched skin or what happens to all the extra fluid you retain in your body regardless if you have excessive swelling. This … Continue reading bleeding, swelling, elephant skin & a corset
My Experience I was in loads of pain after my c-section – barely able to walk or stand up straight doing what they call the c-section shuffle (hunched over and walking very slowly). I was in the hospital for four days because of my fever and possible infection in my baby. Fortunately after many courses … Continue reading how to survive the critical six weeks after a c-section