Who has two thumbs and loves orgasms? My guess, probably 97 percent of everyone with two thumbs. Orgasms are great, you guys! They're like the ringing of bells and rainbows radiating from your fancy bits! Partnered or on your own, they do so much to just make our lives brighter, and when it comes to the postpartum stage, well, who couldn't use a little vag rainbows? There are some things a postpartum orgasm will fix immediately, in fact, and in a way nothing else can.
The postpartum period under typical circumstances is difficult, to say the least, and different circumstances (traumatic birth, birth injury, time in the NICU, postpartum depression or anxiety, lack of maternity leave, etc.) can make it really damn difficult. So I don't mean to imply that a postpartum orgasm is going to cure anything that ails you. It's not like, "Oh, postpartum depression? Just go ahead and get off! You'll be back to yourself in no time." The postpartum period, and depression, do not work like that. So if you're suffering from postpartum depression, anxiety, or a physical ailment that hasn't gone away, definitely consult a health care professional.
That said, for the more fleeting problems, or for the times when we have the luxury of space and time to give our bodies some deep thought, an orgasm may just help do the trick. So with that in mind, here are some of the things a postpartum "O" might fix for you: