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Lauren0978 Fri 09-Feb-18 15:02:29

Not sure how to do this im new!
I had my baby 12 weeks ago, bleeding stopped around 6 weeks... Im BF/pumping and had what i presumed was my period at 10 weeks. I went to the gym for the third time a few days ago, and the next day i began bleeding again... . Am i just doing too much? Or could it be something more?
Im 12 weeks postpartum now i presumed everything would be back to normal 🤔🤔🤔... Any advice appreciated

student26 Fri 09-Feb-18 15:04:46

You might just be overdoing it a bit. I bled for absolutely ages after my baby, more so after I'd been active. Maybe speak to the health visitor or call the midwife centre you attended if you are a bit concerned. Congratulations!

Blondemother Fri 09-Feb-18 15:14:52

I bled for 7 weeks solid, then on and off till 10ish - I think your bleeding sounds normal but I would speak to a midwife/HV just for peace of mind.

awankstainonhumanity Fri 09-Feb-18 16:21:58

Could be another period or you could have been pushing yourself too much. The pumping might be doing odd things to your hormones.

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