Dating pregnancy after the pill

25 Oct

"The reality is that most new moms' bodies don't look like that—and most new moms don't have celebrity bank accounts for trainers and designer diets." Try not to dwell on how your body has changed, says Mysko, since it could be a downer to your sex life—especially one that's already taking a beating from the baby.

"To put it simply, bad body image kills the mood," she adds.

Abdominal pain associated with the bleeding is not considered a good sign.

Around one in four women will experience vaginal bleeding in the first three months of pregnancy.

Make time for no-pressure intimacy, like cuddling on the couch together after the baby is asleep, that doesn't necessarily end in sex, says Dr. True: "We see so many images of celebrities sporting bikinis and baring their toned, taut bodies right after giving birth," points out Claire Mysko, coauthor of Does This Pregnancy Make Me Look Fat?

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