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    Default Period after baby, is this normal?

    I recently got my first AF since DD was born. I stopped BF after 12 weeks and she's about 5.5 months now. The problem is AF is still here and it's been 2 weeks! It's not full on and wasn't painful like I thought it would be. Is it normal for the first AF to be like this?

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    Mine was exactly the same.. took a few cycles to get some kind of normal back

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    Yep sounds very normal. My first period since having DS was almost 3 weeks

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    Very normal


 

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