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Parent Story

In this short video, mothers share stories of intimacy after having a baby.

Intimacy following childbirth can be hard to achieve. This video covers physical and emotional difficulties, effects of sleep deprivation, and ways to cope with the changes in your relationship with your partner in the months after your child is born.

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  • Last updated or reviewed 12-02-2014
  • Acknowledgements

    The Raising Children Network invites organisations and individuals to download and add this parenting video to their websites free of charge. The video must not be edited and must appear with the following statement:
    Sourced from the Raising Children website, Australia’s trusted parenting website. For more parenting information, visit

    This video is taken from our DVD, Raising children: a guide to parenting from birth to 5. It includes three main movies, ‘newborn’, ‘baby’, ‘child’ which are not available as videos on this website. You can order a copy of the full DVD.

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