There are lot of changes happening to the body after the baby is born and postpartum bleeding is one of them. Apart from having the baby to take care of, one has to take of her body as well. Constipation, fatigue, mood swings and postpartum bleeding are some of the side-effects a woman bears after giving birth to a little one. A few days after delivery are marked by vaginal bleeding called lochia. It lasts for a few days varying from woman to woman.