Pregnancy & Your Body

Common conditions with pregnant women

Throughout pregnancy your body undergoes many changes. Majority of these changes are due to the release of hormones in your body to increase the flexibility and mobility of your joints in preparation for the birth of your baby. This results in your muscles having to work harder through the day, and this coupled with an increase in your weight, can commonly cause the following;

If you suffer from any of the conditions mentioned above, we highly recommend that you see one of our podiatrists at Elite Podiatry for a comprehensive assessment and appropriate treatment. Please note that treatment during pregnancy is perfectly safe and it is vital that you keep you and your feet in the best condition possible.