who has had their 6 week check up?

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who has had their 6 week check up?
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Thu, 01-05-2012 - 5:53pm
I had mines today. Not much to it, I had to fill out paperwork to make sure I'm not stressed or depressed. I lost 20 pounds.. ugh I need to lose 13 more pounds. She pushed on my stomach a few times and asked if I had any pain when she pushed. I had to get my papsmer and she checked the down below area. We also discussed birth control. I have three packs of the mini pill. I don't know when I'm going to start taking it.

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Thu, 01-19-2012 - 11:59pm
6 week checkup went well, said I was healing just fine... Only issue is a bladder adhesion and my having a total aversion to dtd! The pelvic hurt so that didn't help the no-sex stance lol
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Sat, 01-14-2012 - 1:32pm

I meant to post here but kind of did this reply in the recovery post up top...oh well. Mine went great. I love love love the midwife! She held Ella most of the time and I got to relive delivery just talking with her....it is such her passion, it's amazing! I'm all clear, thinks healed fine and I told them I'd miss them. They said they'd miss me, believe it. Haha. I'm sure they get some doozy preggos in there. All those raging hormones :) Said maybe I'd be back in 2 or 3 years....we will see. Haven't decided on that and don't feel we need to. So far no prob with the mini pill besides forgetting it....d-it. This is the second day, and believe me when I say I don't want want another right now! So I've GOT to get on that and remember it. We dtd that night. My dh was so excited, I was so NOT. Not interested. Rather sleep and snuggle my baby. Lol...it was fine though, a bit uncomfortable so it'll take a little getting back used to. Otherwise I'm actually very sad this pregnancy chapter is over. Hmmm maybe another in a handful or less years ;)

Jill, mommy to Chloe, almost 5, Oliver, 3 & baby Ella born 12-1-11 !
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Fri, 01-13-2012 - 3:50pm
Lol girl... I DTD way before my appt ooops! We tried to hold out lol
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Registered: 03-26-2011
Fri, 01-13-2012 - 3:35pm
I just had mine today...did a pap smear and when she did my breast exam I started leaking...oops :) Ha! Everything looked good and I'm clear to DTD and exercise.
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Thu, 01-12-2012 - 3:02am

Had mine last week.. im below prepregnancy weight! GO ME! Did my pap and was told see you in a year kinda sad no more babies.... Oh well maybe i will adopt a little girl or boy i dont care! i know i am gonna wish my utreus did fail on me... But god had his reasons i guess..

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Wed, 01-11-2012 - 3:16am
I was on the mini ill with my oldest and I really think it had something to do with my decreased milk supply because I dried up at 6 months. With my 2nd I didn't take it and was able to bf until 9 months before I decided to give it up. This time around I told the dr I didn't want any bc even though we are done having kids. I know the mini pill is supposed to be just fine while bf, but I also think each woman reacts slightly different to it and for each woman in my family who has been on it we have dried up quicker and had horrible periods and spotting.

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Tue, 01-10-2012 - 6:46pm
I still haven't started the mini pill just yet. I'm still so unsure about it

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Tue, 01-10-2012 - 6:42pm
I go Thursday....assume itll be pretty routine. Hope so! I was supposed to start my mini pill 2 weeks pp but didnt feel comfortable doing that bf'ing such a new baby. Started it today. Will see how that goes.
Jill, mommy to Chloe, almost 5, Oliver, 3 & baby Ella born 12-1-11 !
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Registered: 01-05-2005
Mon, 01-09-2012 - 6:13am
Went in for mine already. Pretty routine. He asked how I was doing, said that I might still go back and forth between light bleeding and some clots for up to 16 weeks if bf'ing, and we talked bc. I told him I am done and signed the consent form for the essure permanent sterilization. As far as weight loss I have 4 pounds left to go before I'm back at pre-pregnancy weight and 30 pounds left before I'm where I want to be although I'll accept 20 pounds if that's as far as I get. Blood work also came back this week and I am extremely anemic so I get to start on iron pills twice a day. Did manage to get written off work for 3 more weeks due to the severe anemia though. :-)

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Fri, 01-06-2012 - 2:30pm
yep, mine was on Tuesday. Nothing unusual, I've lost 16 lbs, still have 14 more to go before I'm back to prepregnancy weight and then I've at least 20 more to lose after that. She did an internal exam and felt breasts and stomach, but didn't have anything to say.
I started the mini pill back up almost two weeks ago, at 4 weeks post partum.
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