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is it normal to get your period a week after birth

the bleeding slowed down from after birth then started again

Sarah...
Answer: Hi, This is very common for the bleeding to settle and then start up again. It si not your period and still just bleeding after the birth. This will continue up to around 6 weeks but by then it is very light. You can then get a period after this at 6 weeks. Best wishes, Alex.
Answered: 05 Oct 2010