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Ovulation after delivery - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   Hi..
Doctor :   Are you with me?
Doctor :   Ok
User :   yes
User :   my wife delivered a baby on 23rd august 2008
Doctor :   Ok
User :   now, we want to restart our conjugal life once again
Doctor :   Ok
User :   she is also breast feeding the baby
Doctor :   You can start having sex 6 weeks after the delivery
User :   now, does she have to take any contraceptive to prevent pregnancy
Doctor :   At least and not earlier than that.
User :   its more than 11 weeks now....
Doctor :   As she is breast feeding, till 6 months from the delivery, it is safe as long as she does not have her periods.
User :   she didn't had her periods yet
Doctor :   Ok
User :   but how will she know if the ovulation has started
User :   and the period is coming
Doctor :   So, till the time her periods resume, there is no need for
User :   and we had unprotected sex
Doctor :   Contraception
User :   is it 100% safe then
Doctor :   Yes.

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