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still bleeding 8 weeks after delivery
my son is 8 weeks now...an dim still bleeding. its bright red but its not heavy and hasnt been heavy for about 4 weeks now but its constant. it'll stop for hours but never a whole day and just comes and goes.  could this be a serious health issue???
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If it is red then I think that means it is freash blood and that you shouldn't have an infection. But if I were you I would definately be seeing a doctor about it even if it is just for peace of mind. Good luck.
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may be you were having post pregnancy bleeding earlier and now it's your regular period. you can also have retained placenta that is giving you bleeding.....go see your doc...good luck!
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You should really speak to your doctor as soon as you can.

It could be the placenta causing the bleeding, which can be harmful.

It could however be normal, I am just basing this on something which I read and not through experience.

Good luck.
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I did this for 10wks, never a 24hrs w/out blood(never heavy but annoying) the DR told me it was hormones & that I was very fertile. I was also BF like crazy.  R u BFing? I ended up only having 1mo w/ no period & I BF for 8mo :(   I went to the DR 3xs b/c of this. BDing hurt too, I'd always start bleeding during it. R u? Wow I'd love to hear what your DR says. U R  the 1st person that I've heard bleed like I did. Pads suck after 2mo don't they? :)
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what did they say at your 6wk checkup?
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I knw the felling i've been bleeding since the day i gave birth in will be 10 weeks tomorrow.amd i call my doctor office and they say its normal but with my first pregnancy i only bleed 2 weeks.
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