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How soon after giving birth did your cycles return?

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Asked by Mom-2-3-Girlz at 7:43 PM on Jun. 26, 2011 in Health

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  • 3 months, and I was nursing.

    Answer by beckie66 at 7:45 PM on Jun. 26, 2011

  • six weeks-booooo! lol I was EBF as well! No fair.

    Answer by But_Mommie at 7:45 PM on Jun. 26, 2011

  • Six weeks for all three kids. I EBF too, but wasn't lucky enough to not have my period. My sil was EBF too and went 17 months and 22 months without a period. Lucky brat :D

    Answer by SleepingBeautee at 7:47 PM on Jun. 26, 2011

  • All withing a month for all 4 of them and unfortunately I breastfed. Not unfortunate that I breastfed, but unfortunate because I didn't get the lucky going without my period while I did it.

    Answer by attap5 at 7:48 PM on Jun. 26, 2011

  • You ladies are making me nervous. LOL. I nurse too, but gave birth 3 weeks ago and we didn't wait the 6 weeks. We wanted to try for our last baby as soon as nursing stopped holding off my cycles, but we may be there faster than I hoped. Yikes!

    Comment by Mom-2-3-Girlz (original poster) at 7:50 PM on Jun. 26, 2011

  • The longest I went without a cycle was 18 months (was breastfeeding)

    Answer by MrsMWF at 7:53 PM on Jun. 26, 2011

  • 10 months with breastfeeding

    Answer by lkstangs at 7:55 PM on Jun. 26, 2011

  • 5mos, EBF

    Answer by DomoniqueWS at 7:57 PM on Jun. 26, 2011

  • And I thought I had the record! 14 months without periods. It is a "side effect" of breastfeeding to skip them.
    I was going to say that my friend was pregnant again 4 weeks after she give birth. You should've seen the Dr' face. LOL

    Answer by Cafemomoftwo217 at 8:04 PM on Jun. 26, 2011

  • Lmao! I hope I DON'T see the doctor's face telling me the same thing at my follow up appointment. LOL

    Comment by Mom-2-3-Girlz (original poster) at 8:06 PM on Jun. 26, 2011

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