Can You Carry Your Baby In a Sling (Babywear) After Having a C-Section?
The simple answer is yes! It just depends on a few things though.
Whether or not you can use a sling after a c-section depends on:
- it depends on you,
- how you are feeling,
- if there were any complications, and how your wound feels.
You may not feel up to it for a while (days, weeks - there’s no ‘right’ answer), and that’s absolutely fine, of course; you’re in recovery after all.
When you feel ready, that’s when to start. Be gentle on yourself and always listen to your body.
Carrying with a sling may be easier for you too overall, especially if you are bedbound for a while, or i