BMCHP: Postpartum Checkup

Having a new baby changes a lot for a woman, almost instantly the focus becomes all about baby, and nearly not at all about mom. And while focus does need to change, post-birth care for mom is imperative. Postpartum isn’t just about depression, although that is a serious condition. Proper checkups for mom after birth will help with physical and emotional recovery and monitor progress. Postpartum care includes medical checkups that look at various things that could impact not only mom’s health, but her ability to care for her new baby. Read more