Why Would I Be Bleeding After 2 Months?

Cynthia Flynn's picture


Dear Midwife,
Hello! I am the new mother of a 10-week-old baby girl. I have spotted off and on for several weeks while breastfeeding and am wondering why. My discharge after delivery never completely stopped it seems. Is that possible? Why would I still be spotting. (I have no signs of infection and my two month check-up was fine.) Any information would be appreciated.

An Emergency C-section

Since Caitlin's birth happened so fast, and so unexpectedly, there isn't really too much to tell, but I'll do my best to make it interesting. Her birth story actually began at our baby shower as I opened our last gift. I was crouched down to unwrap the present (It was one of those stroller/car seat combos -- we knew that ahead of time.