Postpartum Care deals with the changes both the mother and newborn go through after delivery. Learn about postpartum depression, breast feeding, and more in this section.
Can you get a tattoo if you're breast-feeding?
Breast-feeding mothers have to be careful about what they ingest. Learn whether tattoos are OK or off limits for them at HowStuffWorks. See more »
10 Things No One Tells You About Your Body After You Have a Baby
You might be well-read on childbirth, but what happens to your body afterward? Read about 10 things no one tells you about your body after you have a baby. See more »
10 Tips for Breastfeeding Success
These breastfeeding tips help new mothers navigate nursing. See 10 breastfeeding tips at HowStuffWorks to get started. See more »
How to Deal with Swelling After Pregnancy
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How does postpartum depression affect infants?
How does postpartum depression affect infants? Visit HowStuffWorks to learn how postpartum depression affects infants. See more »
How to Minimize Stretch Marks After Pregnancy
Want to know how to minimize stretch marks after pregnancy? Visit HowStuffWorks to learn how to minimize stretch marks after pregnancy. See more »
How to Exercise After Giving Birth
Learning how to exercise after giving birth means balancing your diminished energy with the need for fitness. Learn safe, postpartum exercises. See more »
The Newborn After Delivery
Your baby's first day of life will be a busy one, with health tests for him and decisions for you. Learn about the Apgar test and other newborn tests. See more »
Understanding how breastfeeding works is information every nursing mother should know. Learn about breastfeeding and breast milk. See more »
Postpartum Nutrition Guidelines
Following postpartum nutrition is important for the mother as it for the baby. Learn about your child's eating habits and postpartum weight loss. See more »
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