“After my daughter was born, I knew something was wrong down there but I didn't know what it was. My nurse told me I had hemorrhoids from pregnancy. When I came home,
I couldn't sit, lay down or stand without being in extreme pain. I talked to my mom and some of my friends who had babies and they said it was normal and had happened to them, too.”
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“I sat a lot while I was nursing, so I bought one of those donut-shaped cushions and tried to stand up and move around as often as possible."
“My doctor said that new moms?can be constipated and that constipation can cause flare-ups,?so I'm trying to eat better, drink lots?of water and take walks. It all helps.?To help relieve the pain, I sit in a warm, shallow bath and afterwards?pat it dry. Then I gently pat on?PREPARATION H®?Ointment?for relief from painful burning and itching.
My mom uses?PREPARATION H® and I do, too.”