You could have had either, a planned surgical birth or a last minute c section. Either way, you have just experienced a life changing moment and stepped into the most responsible role of your life - Motherhood!
If it has been a planned surgical birth you had the time to be mentally and emotionally prepared but if it was a last minute cesarean section then you can feel disappointed about things not turning out as planned! Well, it’s natural that you are apprehensive about your baby.
It is however important to be positive and remember that surgical birth happens only to ensure the wellbeing of the mother and the baby. After all, having a healthy and happy baby is your ultimate goal!
Here are the things you can expect after surgical birth and here is how you can heal faster.
The most important thing is to focus on your baby and your recovery. Take as much help and support from family and friends while you heal. Take one day at a time. If you feel tired or overwhelmed on a particular day its ok to take it easy and just rest.