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Fertility after giving birth

I'm a mummy to a 1 month old baby boy. I visited the gynae after a month after delivery for my check up and she told me I'm good enough to have intercourse again. On the day after that my husband and I had unprotected sex and he used the "withdrawal" method. But it was just once we had sex but still I'm worry. So I'm just wondering will I get pregnant again? Are the chances high?
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replied November 24th, 2009
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Congratulations with the baby!

It depends on if you are breast feeding and if your period returned. As long as you breast feed pretty much exclusively your fertility will not return. Google "Lactation Amenorrhea Method (LAM)" for more info.

Just remember that you can ovulate before you have your first period so if you cannot afford to get pregnant again, take precautions.

Take care.
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