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How long should physical relation be avoided after pregnancy?

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We got a baby 2013 December. How long should we couple have to stay for physical relationship? Asking yhis so that we could be careful. Thx.
Posted Sat, 15 Mar 2014 in Women's Health
Answered by Dr. Rhea Chanda 39 minutes later
Brief Answer: 2months Detailed Answer: Hello, after delivery, physical relations should be avoided for 6-8 weeks. It takes that much time to return to pre-pregnant state. Then normal physical relations are ok. Using a form of contraception is advised..
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