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C-Section Recovery – A Practical Guide

c-section-recovery-tipsC- Section Recovery – A Practical Guide

This is a little article with useful tips on how to approach recovery from your c-section and will hopefully highlight the practical aspects of what you can expect and how best to overcome any difficulties you may have. It will mostly focus on wound recovery and I will cover things like breastfeeding after a c-section in a separate blog.

The first 24 hours:
After your C-Section you will spend about two hours in a recovery room, in many hospitals your baby will not be able to join you during this time but you will have spent about half an hour cuddling them during the later stages of the surgery and should try to relax during this time. Continue reading