Can Osteopathy help while I’m Pregnant?

Can Osteopathy help while I’m Pregnant?

Many women develop aches and pains while pregnant. Osteopathy is a gentle therapy that is appropriate throughout pregnancy and post-natally. Back pain while pregnant Back pain affects most of us at some point, and it’s a common side effect of pregnancy. Hormones...
Diastasis Recti

Diastasis Recti

During pregnancy, the abdominal wall has to make room for the baby. The six-pack muscles (rectus abdominus) separate along the vertical line of connective tissue that normally holds them together. If the muscles don’t come back together after pregnancy, this is...
Pelvic Girdle Pain (SPD)

Pelvic Girdle Pain (SPD)

Pregnancy is normally a happy and enjoyable event, but for some women, it can be marred by pain and discomfort.  This happened to me when I had my first child – I developed SPD or Symphysis Pubis Pain (now called Pelvic Girdle Pain or PGP) which made...