Postpartum Care

This website provides basic knowledge and links to more detailed information on common issues that women face postpartum. Physical changes to expect, warning signs of serious problems, and guidance on breastfeeding, weight loss, exercise, and sexual activity are all available. Some of the resources can be accessed in multiple languages.

HHS, Office of Women's Health, 2015

Evidence Rating: III

Cost: Free

Additional Info:


Breastfeeding Depression Healthy Weight Nutrition Reproductive Life Planning/Family Planning Risk Assessment

Perinatal Periods:


Resource types:

Tools and informational materials for participants Tools for providers

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