15 Things No One Told You About Sex After Baby

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Jenna McCarthy on Nov 1, 2013 at 7:07PM

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If You Have a Vaginal Birth, You'll Worry About the State (and Shape) of Things Down There

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a Jenna McCarthy on Feb 8, 2011 at 9:57AM

After all, you only have to eyeball your newborn’s head -- and recall how it came into this world -- to presume she did some irreparable damage to your most intimate of body parts on her way out. The reassuring truth is, your vagina was designed to push babies out and then quickly spring back into shape. (If only our abs were so accommodating!) Some women admit that their lady caves feel a little looser for a few weeks or months after delivery; others insist the thing feels nearly virginal again. One thing’s for sure: Scores of veteran baby-makers (and their partners) swear the best, most orgasmic sex of their lives came after childbirth -- so clearly your shag-goddess days aren’t all behind you.

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