Dr. Gail Saltz: Get Back in the Mood After Having a Baby

Why cuddling with your newborn is sapping your desire for sex

Being with your baby all day long can quickly satisfy all of your “touch needs,” leaving you in no mood for sex with your husband. iVillage’s emotional wellness expert, psychiatrist Gail Saltz, explains how handing over some of the parenting responsibilities to your partner during the evening hours can provide him with some much-needed affection, while freeing you up to get in the mood for sexual intimacy.

How do you incorporate your husband into your baby's nighttime routine? Chime in below!

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