Postpartum Umbilical Hernia

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. This pressure has built up inside your body and has nowhere to go but outwards and downwards, and so eventually something has to give. I discuss diastasis recti at length on [...]

My First Visit To a Pelvic Physical Therapist

A Blog by Team MUTU's Kay - Mama to Baby Henry. In the weeks after I gave birth I kinda knew something wasn’t quite right with my pelvic floor. Not just your average “I just pushed a watermelon sized human out of my vagina” feelings, no, it was something more than that and the symptoms [...]

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How To Do Kegels

Check out the pelvic floor exercises info-graphic we made for you here! If you only manage one pregnancy or postnatal exercise (and please do more!), then it has to be pelvic floor exercises. All pre/post exercise programs should include these - if yours doesn't - get a new one! Your pelvic floor muscles act as [...]