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Periods after birth

How long will my period last after birth if I breastfeed my son ...this is my first child so I'm new to everything! Literally
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Are you referring to the post partum bleeding or are you wondering when you're period will return after birth?
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I would like to know about both
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For me postpartum bleeding lasted about 8 weeks and then I didn't have another period until I stoped breastfeeding for me that was when my son was almost 4 months old.
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