A woman’s body changes during pregnancy. These changes include the softening of ligaments, and increase in body weight and postural changes. This can lead to additional pressure on joints in various parts of the body, including the spine and pelvis.
Pregnancy can cause general aches and pains including joint and back pain – osteopathy may help relieve the stresses and strains on your body during pregnancy and after birth.
Osteopathic practice is a health care approach that provides a package of care that can include manual therapy, health information including dietary advice, self management advice and support, exercise therapy etc as determined by the individual needs of the patient.