Tag Archives: Back & Pelvic Pain in Pregnancy

Pregnancy Muscle Pain

Pregnancy muscle pain There is not much mystery to the development or exacerbation of pain during pregnancy. Your body is like a biomechanical machine and all the parts need to be able to go through their normal range of motion. This where pregnancy muscle pain begins. From conception onward, there is an increase in internal pressure putting […]

Hips and Pelvis Overview

 This region is quite complicated because we have a lot of muscle influence coming down from the spine, up from the thighs and muscles that traverse the pelvis. It is the foundation for the spine and for the legs swing off it. But in the interests of keeping it simple we will just concentrate on the […]

Pregnancy – Back, Pelvic & Leg Pain

Aches and pains are common during pregnancy, but that doesn’t mean that it is normal,  or that you need to just put up with it. Osteopaths are able to help your body adjust to the changes it undergoes whilst pregnant, helping to minimise aches and pains in your back, pelvis, hips or anywhere else that […]

Postpartum Symptoms

An overview of postpartum symptoms. Baby blues: Occurrence: 80% of new mothers Onset: Up until third week postpartum. Signs: moodiness, weepiness, nervousness, sleeplessness. Treatment: Resolves on its own, though increased communication with caring people and catching up on lost sleep helps. Implications for the future: not an indication as to whether or not a woman […]