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Old 08-06-2008, 08:04 PM   #1
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How Soon Can You Get Pregnant after Giving Birth

can u get pregnant during postpartum period

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Old 08-07-2008, 12:15 AM   #2
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Re: How Soon Can You Get Pregnant after Giving Birth

Well the docs say you shouldnt have sex for atleast 6 weeks after but I did after 4 weeks because my period stopped but @ 4 weeks my doc told me since i had sex already that i should take the morning after pill if i didnt want 2 get preg right away because its the EASIEST time 2 get pregnant. so the answer is yes. yes yes yes.
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Old 08-07-2008, 10:30 AM   #3
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Re: How Soon Can You Get Pregnant after Giving Birth

I got pregnant when DS was not even 4 months old. This was a lovely surprise for me as it took me 1 yr TTC Ds However if you are trying to avaid pregnancy take necessary measures


Old 08-07-2008, 12:00 PM   #4
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Re: How Soon Can You Get Pregnant after Giving Birth

YES you can get pregnant during your postpartum time I know several people that found out they was pregnant again at the 6wk check up. SO becarefull if it's not what you want right now.
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Maybe TTC #3 if it's ment to be ok if not ok not stressing this time. :-)

Old 08-08-2008, 02:00 PM   #5
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Re: How Soon Can You Get Pregnant after Giving Birth

When having sex after giving birth, you should use a backup form of birth control for at least 30 days. That means taking the pill and using a condom. You are very fertile during this time.

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