Pelvic joint pain is very common in pregnancy and early in the post-natal period affecting up to 20% of pregnant women. Called Pelvic Girdle Pain, it is commonly also known as “pelvic instability” even though the pelvis is not truly unstable in this condition.
DRAM – tummy muscle separation in pregnancy
Separation of the tummy muscle, also known as DRAM, is a very common condition seen in pregnancy and can also persist after having a baby.
Mastitis….”Ouch! My boobs hurt!” How could Physiotherapy help?
What is mastitis?
Mastitis is a painful condition which can often occur in breast feeding mothers, and is characterised by sore breasts, swelling/lumps and redness. Essentially, mastitis is inflammation of the breast tissue, which may lead to infection.