Pregnancy presents physiological and mechanical changes to the body not seen at any other time. My interest in treating women during and after pregnancy led me to complete a module of Osteopathy and Obstetrics as part of my degree, with additional experience in the uni’s Expectant Mothers’ Clinic.
An introduction and overview
What the research says about osteopathy and pregnancy
Common symptoms during pregnancy
Common symptoms post-partum
- Managing early trochanteric bursitis (more about bursitis here)
- Managing lower back pain in pregnancy (including the SIJ)
- The SIJ during pregnancy
Brianna Battles: website, instagram, and podcasts aimed at women who want to stay active during and after pregnancy. Resources also useful for professionals who support women pre- and post-natally.