Postpartum Dyspareunia – Why Is Sex Painful After Having a Baby? - MyElle

Postpartum Dyspareunia – Why Is Sex Painful After Having a Baby?

The first 6 to 12 weeks after your child's birth refer to the "postpartum" window. During this time, the body makes several changes to hormone production, taking you on a wild ride of emotional mood swings. The baby blues, combined with plenty of sleepless nights caring for your child, leave your feeling exhausted.