Periods after birth
By Laura Lee Davies on 15/11/2006 00:49:38
When do periods return after the birth, and what will they be like?
), while your uterus recovers. This bleeding is called 'lochia'.If you have a caesarian, you may find this bleeding goes on for longer. Do not use tampons during this time, but sanitary towels.This bleeding can get a little heavier even if it has lightened