If you had a vaginal tear that required surgical repair, you might need to wait longer. At least for me, I felt like I just carried my baby, gave birth, and I'm now nourishing and feeding my baby with my body, so be nice to me. Full disclosure: Fundal height Gestational age Human embryogenesis Maternal physiological changes Postpartum physiological changes. Postgrad Med J. It hurt like the first time for about six months no matter how much lube we used.
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International Nursing Review. My body had changed, I had just gone through a divorce. Full disclosure: I wish I knew that babies have a sixth sense that kicks in the second mom and dad try to have sex. You're almost there! Share On whatsapp Share On whatsapp.
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We all gasped and told her to go home and throw the poor guy a bone. Physiology, complications, and maternal care. Eventually, though, through motherhood I came to be more comfortable with my body than I ever had been pre-baby, and sex is actually better than before. You think you're done bleeding until you turn on the lights and your sheets are stained and your husband's junk and thighs are covered in blood. Reproductive health. To have sex again after something so monumental happening in your most private and sensitive of areas is a bit daunting. You hear horror stories of women feeling too loose because they just had an enormous noggin come out of them.