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How to prepare your patient for the many nuances of postpartum sexuality

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Sexual health resources on the Web

For clinicians

American Association of Sex Educators, Counselors, and Therapists – A not-for-profit, interdisciplinary professional organization comprising sexuality educators, sexuality counselors, sex therapists, physicians, social workers, and other clinicians. Its home page links to a referral page and other resources." target="_blank">

Association of Reproductive Health Professionals offers a resource for clinicians on postpartum counseling about sexuality." target="_blank">

For patients

Mayo Clinic provides a fact sheet entitled “Sex after pregnancy: Set your own timeline.”" target="_blank">

Sex and a Healthier You – This site offers information for patients on sexuality and relationships." target="_blank">

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