Tag: Birth

  • The New Mother – Taking Care of Yourself After Birth

    The New Mother – Taking Care of Yourself After Birth

    The New Mother – Taking Care of Yourself After Birth The postpartum period begins after the delivery of the baby and ends when the mother’s body has nearly returned to its pre-pregnant state. This period usually lasts six to eight weeks. The postpartum period involves the mother progressing through many changes, both emotionally and physically, while learning how to deal with all the changes and adjustments required with becoming a new mother. The postpartum period also involves the parents learning how to care for their newborn and learning how to function as a changed family unit. A mother needs to

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