Why Doesn’t MUTU Recommend the Use of a Binder or Splint for Diastasis Recti?

Healing a diastasis without a splint or binder We are often asked whether we recommend using a binder or splint for diastasis recti. Gentle binding can be beneficial for comfort and stability in the early days or weeks following childbirth. But it will not 'fix' a diastasis, and wrapping the abdomen is not a feature [...]