Don't Rush That Post C-Section Bath — You Can Get Infected In More Than One Place

by Dara T. Mathis

Here’s what to know before taking a soak.


Here's Why Your Vagina Might Still Be Sore, Even If You Have A C-Section

by Abi Berwager Schreier

As if you needed another thing to worry about postpartum.

Postpartum Sex

6 Sex Positions For After A C-Section To Help You Avoid Postpartum Pain

by Samantha Darby and Mackenzie Sylvester

Take it at your own pace.


They Didn’t Give Birth, But Your Partner Can Have PPD, Too

by Katie McPherson

But there are steps to help them feel better right now.

Love & Loss

"I Needed To Be With People Who Got It:" On Grieving A Baby When The World Has Shut Down

by Simone Scully

“They were my people ... My family and friends tried their best, but they didn’t get it.”


Here's What To Put In The Perfect Postpartum Care Package

by Grace Gallagher

Give them a bundle of joy.


17 Comfy Postpartum Underwear Options To Help You Recover After A C-Section

by Jennifer Parris

Because your C-section incision needs a gentle touch.


Postpartum Vaginal Spasms Sound Horrific, But Here’s What They Are

by Cat Bowen

Spoiler: they’re no fun.

Postpartum Sex

How To Have Anal Sex After Giving Birth

by Sarah Hosseini

Take it slow, and stop if you feel any pain.


Our Bodies Are Our Jobs: The Challenges Of Being A Postpartum Ballerina

by Ellen O'Connell Whittet

Dancing with birth injuries and new hormones is as challenging as it sounds.


There's Actually A Certain Way To Get Out Of Bed After A C-Section

by Cat Bowen and Mackenzie Sylvester

These tips will save you.


How Long After Breastfeeding Will I Continue Leaking Milk?

by Angelique Serrano

If only there were a definitive answer... But this expert advice from certified lactation consultants will help demystify the journey.


Your Guide To Masturbating Postpartum

by Irina Gonzalez

It may not be as long of a wait as you thought.

Postpartum Depression

Does Postpartum Depression Happen With Every Pregnancy?

by Tiffany Eve Lawrence

Because birth is a mixed bag of joy and overwhelm.


Here's When You Can Have That First Celebratory Drink After Giving Birth

by Mishal Ali Zafar



The Best Postpartum Clothes, From Jeans To Sleepwear

by Ashley Ziegler

Because your body isn’t done changing yet.