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how long after giving birth can you take a bath?

I had my son 11 days ago and I really want to just sit in a nice warm bath-- how long after giving birth is it ok to bathe?

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paigesmommy5264

Asked by paigesmommy5264 at 5:44 PM on May. 31, 2009 in Health

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  • You should be fine. I took a bath the d.ay after each of my children where born
    itsallabtthem84

    Answer by itsallabtthem84 at 5:46 PM on May. 31, 2009

  • They put me in the tub immediately after my son was born because I was cramping so bad. You are fine!
    Steff107

    Answer by Steff107 at 5:57 PM on May. 31, 2009

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