What is Postnatal Physiotherapy?
This refers to physiotherapy advice and treatment after childbirth.
How soon can I commence postnatal physiotherapy?
Generally, commencing 6 weeks after childbirth is ideal, however, some mothers may be required to start as early as 2 days after delivery depending on the indication for it.
What problems do new mothers have after childbirth?
Weak pelvic floor muscles
Poor bladder and bowel control
Abdominal muscle separation
Carpal tunnel syndrome
Neck and shoulder pain
Breastfeeding problems like blocked breast ducts, mastitis
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