are a lot of factors that encourage couples to opt for another pregnancy right
after childbirth. Most often it is found that it has got to do with an insight
to the future of the children. Parents feel that the relation between the
siblings is great when they are very near in the age bracket. Then there are
also instances when the mother wants to get down with all the hassles
surrounding child rearing at one go and then concentrate on other aspects of
her life may be like career or family business.
pregnant soon after childbirth is of course a personal choice and there are
a few points that one needs to note before embarking on the decision:
Remember, That You May Not Get Pregnant
Immediately While Breastfeeding
is considered to be a natural contraception
means for a woman who is recovering from childbirth. Breastfeeding
enhances the release of hormones like oxytocin that reacts upon the natural
fertility status of a woman. It works on a negative feedback inhibition and
thereby reducing fertility in the woman for as long as she is breastfeeding her
child. However, the chances of getting pregnant while breastfeeding are not
zero as you may start ovulating
again after three months of your delivery.
The Healing Time
need to understand that pregnancy is always a challenge for your body even if
you are very healthy and fit person. So it is vital to allow your body to
recuperate the rigours of childbirth.
Consult your healthcare provider and obtain a proper advice on what should be
the minimum time that you need to give your system to heal and brace up or
system of the woman undergoes a few changes that results in using up of the
energy that is stored up in the form of fats and proteins. They aid the
renewal, repair and development of the damaged or affected systems brought
about by the trauma of childbirth. During pregnancy the woman is naturally
predisposed to some medical conditions like reduced hemoglobin levels and
anemia. Even her bone marrow requires time for regeneration. So while planning
your next pregnancy, you need to ensure that your body gets the required time
to refill itself with a steady supply of healthy red cell that will in turn
ascertain the birth of a healthy baby.
is advisable not to rush and get exposed to the risk o the development of protein
imbalance in the next baby and also weaken the immune system that will
subsequently expose you and the unborn baby to a host of other diseases.
Check your diet and rest adequately
results in the loss of essential nutrients and proteins. So while planning your
next pregnancy, ensure that you take vitamin and mineral supplements regularly
apart from a healthy diet. Similarly a good amount of rest is necessary to
allow your system to get back in the usual functioning mode. Staying relaxed and
stress-free is important to help your reproductive hormones function properly.
Pregnancy brings about a lot of changes in the
emotional level in both the partners. While planning another pregnancy, it is
important that you embark on a rediscovery and re-exploration journey between
yourselves so that you feel inclined to get intimate and enjoy it too. And
obviously you need to stop using any variant of contraception.
Stay Romantic and Do Not Use Contraception
While planning pregnancy after childbirth it is also important that the male
partner adapts to the changes in the womanâ€™s body and treat her tenderly and
lovingly so that she feels comfortable.