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hi im having a 2nd c section as of breech again is it alot painful the 2nd time and can u walk around once u get home from the hospital eg like at shops and all

Sarah...
Answer: Hi, A second planned caesarean birth will be very similar to your first. You will have a recovery time of around 6 weeks where you are encouraged to avoid heavier work. Best wishes, Alex.
Answered: 08 Jun 2011