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how long after delivery...

do you have to wait to go swimming or to the lake? this is my second and i cnt honestly remember. i do have stitches. its been 2 weeks since delivery no more bleeding and im feeling great

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Asked by Anonymous at 9:40 PM on May. 25, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • Iwould think if you have no more bleeding and everything seems fine than you can go ahead and do that, but maybe ask your doctor?

    Answer by Precious333 at 9:58 PM on May. 25, 2010

  • I would ask a doctor fist since you say you have stitches the dirty water can make it infected plus when I had both my babies when I left the hospital they told me I was to shower for the first 2 weeks so I would deffinatly ask your doctor before going swimming

    Answer by mommy5409 at 10:01 PM on May. 25, 2010

  • you have to wait 6 weeks for that hon

    Answer by nakita72 at 10:08 PM on May. 25, 2010

  • I believe its 6 weeks

    Answer by Chas21 at 10:28 PM on May. 25, 2010

  • They told me to wait 6weeks to do almost everything

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:41 PM on May. 25, 2010

  • You should wait until after your 6 week postpartum appointment. Sooner may introduce infection into your vagina, uterus, or infect your stitches.
    Congrats on your new baby :o)

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:34 AM on May. 26, 2010

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