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Cesarean Scar and/or Incision

8 Months Postpartum (Emily)

Your Age: (19) Number of pregnancies and births: (1 pregnancy, 1 birth) The age of your children, or how far postpartum you are: (8 months) I am now 8 months postpartum with my sweet baby boy. It was the summer after I graduated high school that I got pregnant. My parents were not to happy [...]

Categories: Belly, Breasts, Cesarean, Cesarean Scar and/or Incision, First Pregnancy, Postpartum, Submissions, Teen Mom

When I found out i was pregnant I was both excited and terrified I had just started a new healthy lifestyle, was down three kg and was feeling fantastic. I have always had body issues and the though of pregnancy weight gain and body changes scared the hell out of me. My pregnancy was not [...]

Categories: Belly, Cesarean, Cesarean Scar and/or Incision, First Pregnancy, Postpartum, Submissions

My Cut Belly (Emily)

Nearly six years ago, I had a cesarean section. It wasn't planned: I went through the pregnancy and into labor expecting my daughter would be born the so-called normal way. Still, over 24 hours went by, and although my cervix had dilated fully, it was clear my vagina wasn't big enough to fit her through. [...]

Categories: Belly, Cesarean, Cesarean Scar and/or Incision, Mom over 30, Positive Body Image/Words of Enouragement, Postpartum, Submissions

(Anonymous)

Hi there, I'm a long time follower of this site and I do hope my submission is accepted. I've struggled so much with myself after (and during) pregnancy, but I've finally got the guts up to give this a shot. I'm 26 years old, living in Australia. I get a lot of grief from others [...]

Categories: Belly, Cesarean, Cesarean Scar and/or Incision, Child Loss, First Pregnancy, Postpartum, Submissions

Photos (Anonymous)

Categories: Belly, Cesarean, Cesarean Scar and/or Incision, Postpartum, Submissions

Update (Elizabeth)

I’d like to add on or submit a new story for your site. I already have an entry here. Since then, I have had one more baby. She was born via-emergency cesarean and I now have a vertical scar. Willow’s birth story is featured here. I have attached the most recent picture of my new [...]

Categories: Belly, Cesarean, Cesarean (Vertical), Cesarean Scar and/or Incision, Four or More Pregnancies, Postpartum, Submissions

Age: 25 2 pregnancies/ 2 births 4 years and 3 years My two beautiful little toddlers were born 14 1/2 months apart. I had lost all but the last ten pounds of my pregnancy weight when i became pregnant again. I was happy with my weight, as I was very petite prior to becoming pregnant [...]

Categories: Belly, Breasts, Cesarean, Cesarean Scar and/or Incision, Postpartum, Second Pregnancy, Submissions

17 Days Post-Cesarean (Anonymous)

Second pregnancy, one m/c at 16 weeks, one birth by cesarean 17 days ago, age 27, yes to media use, please post from anonymous and do not include email address. Today I am 17 days post c section and feeling good physically. I have the sweetest, most adorable baby and couldn't be happier as a [...]

Categories: Belly, Breasts, Cesarean, Cesarean Scar and/or Incision, First Pregnancy, Postpartum, Submissions

3 Months PP Mother of 5 (Ellen)

Hi! My name is Ellen. I'm 28 years old and 3 months post c-section. I have had 5 kids in 6 years and had a tubal ligation done with the last one, which was my only c-section. I'm 5'6 and used to be an athletic 160 lbs and right now I'm stuck at 200. I [...]

Categories: Belly, Breasts, Cesarean, Cesarean Scar and/or Incision, Four or More Pregnancies, Postpartum, Submissions

Changes (Anonymous)

My body is a blessing. Before now I wasn't so sure. Ironically, though I had given birth 4 times vaginally (twice without meds) it took my emergency c-section to show me just how wonderful my body is. I'm not skinny, I haven't been since my first pregnancy in high school, I have stretch marks and [...]

Categories: Belly, Breasts, Cesarean, Cesarean Scar and/or Incision, Child Loss, Four or More Pregnancies, Postpartum, Submissions