Doctor Recommended — C-Section

What New Moms Need to Know About C-Section Healing and Recovery

by: Heather Jeffcoat, DPT - Women's Health Physical Therapy, Los Angeles CAA Cesarean Section or C-section is real surgery. Aside from the obvious birth of a baby, the cesarean section has all the other features of any invasive procedure, from the incision to the recovery time. The challenge is that new moms have a full agenda that includes feeding baby, changing diapers, and doing yet another load of laundry — leaving little time for the body to recover from surgery properly. So how can you help your body heal? Let’s start by learning more about what your needs will be...

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C-Section Delivery: Healing and Recovery

  by: Sean Daneshmand, MD - Perinatal ObGyn, San Diego CA As a new mom, you have plenty on your mind, from worrying about whether your newborn will be healthy to how you’ll manage the new addition to the family. But if you are planning a C-section or are recovering from one, you have a bit more on your mind. In addition to post-delivery fatigue and other typical post pregnancy complaints, you’ll also need to make sure your body heals properly. What you need to know about C-section recovery Every woman is different—so every recovery is different. Here are some...

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