This time on the To Birth & Beyond podcast, we revisit the top pregnancy and postpartum episodes of 2018! You will learn what we loved, highlights, resources, etc! Is your interest piqued? Listen to the full episodes anytime!
Today’s To Birth & Beyond Podcast episode is a re-share of one of our most popular posts and will be key for you if you’re thinking of becoming pregnant, currently are pregnant or a fitness/health/birth professional who works with expecting moms.
We dive into sharing key tips about preparing your body for birth, bust some birth prep myths surrounding ‘kegels’, share our own experience preparing for birth and how we help clients prepare for birth (both vaginal or caesarean).
Have you heard of perineal massage to help prepare your pelvic floor for birth?
It may help decrease tearing and also mentally prepare you for the stretching feeling during birth.
Included in the video are two techniques that I teach my prenatal clients.
If you find perineal massage very painful, or have pain with intercourse, pelvic exams or inserting a tampon - seeing a pelvic health physiotherapist can help you release tension in your pelvic floor which can resolve your pain and help prepare yo...