Once your doctor has finished your c-section, the nurses and surgical assistant prepare to move you off of the operating table. At this point you still can’t feel your lower extremities and I distinctly remember trying to move them but they were heavy and wouldn’t budge. They got me moved back into the hospital bed and handed me my baby after what seemed like forever. I immediately held his hand and was happy that I finally got the chance to hold him. The next few days are the hardest as you adjust to being a mom while recovering from a c-section. It is important that you take your recovery serious and allow your body to heal without over doing it.
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