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lifting after vaginal birth

I was just wondering how much you can lift after two weeks. Is it ok to lift my baby and his car seat? I'm still feeling sore (down there) but ready to get moving again.

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Asked by Anonymous at 4:10 PM on Apr. 9, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Single moms do that and more every's fine

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:11 PM on Apr. 9, 2009

  • You can lift the weight of your baby and maybe a little more as little as possible for the first six weeks. Any more before that can cause bleeding...(more than you already have) So just be careful and listen to your body..

    Answer by Elysia4999 at 4:38 PM on Apr. 9, 2009

  • I didn't have any problems. How could you function without lifting your baby and the car seat?

    Answer by armywife1229 at 4:41 PM on Apr. 9, 2009

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