'In the interest of providing a public service to the women of Ireland, I'm going to talk about post-baby sex'

Discussing sex after childbirth is one of the last taboos. Sylda Dwyer breaks the silence

Sylda Dwyer

We're not great for talking about the important things in life, us Irish mothers, are we? Sure, everyone is dying to know if your new baby is settled into a routine yet or if they're sleeping all the way through the night for you, when we all secretly know small babies don't do either of those things. We pretend they do to move the conversation on.