Postnatal Fitness and Diastasis Recti | Louise’s Story

Mom of 1, Louise, shares her postnatal fitness and diastasis recti story with us.  I am 32 years old and I was a boot camp instructor and fitness enthusiast before becoming pregnant.  I just didn't understand or anticipate how diastasis recti and core weakening through pregnancy would impact me. I naively thought I wouldn't [...]

Postpartum Umbilical Hernia

Hernia, diastasis recti, and prolapse are all related to excessive intra-abdominal pressure, meaning too much pressure inside your abdomen and/or pelvis. Exercises for umbilical hernia and other issues stated, need to be carefully considered.  This pressure has built up inside your body and has nowhere to go but outwards and downwards, and so eventually something [...]