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When can you do things again?

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Eliza9919 Mon 10-Jun-19 14:43:04

Like sex, or swimming?

Sex - The nurse told me to wait until the bleeding has stopped so no infection gets in the open cervix.

Swimming/sitting in a bath - she said wait til its stopped so water doesn't get in.

Is it different to a period? I would sit in the bath with a period, and I would swim - but with a mooncup in. The bleeding has practically stopped now - nothing on my liner when I went to the loo at lunch but watery pink on the tissue when I wiped.

Do I still need to wait until I can swim or have sex again?

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LillyLeaf Mon 10-Jun-19 17:14:51

I would wait until nothing is there, it will probably only a be a few more days if only a little is there now.

moomin11 Mon 10-Jun-19 17:31:34

I would wait until it's completely stopped, and I've always waited for a negative pregnancy test before having sex again as wouldn't want the confusion of not knowing if there's a new pregnancy or it's left over hormones from the mc.

Eliza9919 Tue 11-Jun-19 07:51:43

Ok thank you, that's a good point re being pg again.

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TakeMe2Insanity Wed 12-Jun-19 19:48:59

I was always told to wait a few weeks even after the bleeding has stopped.

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