Safe Sex Positions After Surgery

Patient

Q: I am currently deployed and will be seeing my wife for the first time since her surgery. she had a breast lift with implants and a tummy tuck in December. my question is. what are some safe sexual positions?

Doctor

A:   Your wife has had major abdominal surgery. As a general rule a 6 week grace period should be observed before resumption of any physical activity including sex.  When resuming sexual  intercourse the best guide is to find out which positions are most comfortable for you and your wife.

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