Written by chiropractor Beth Rawlings, this article discusses the best ways to carry a newborn in a baby-sling. This is essential reading for anybody using a sling or carrier as mechanical strains on an infant’s body can impact on them for their entire lives. How to Safely Use a Baby-Sling Baby wearing has become increasingly… Read more

What is Pelvic Girdle Pain (PGP)? Pelvic Girdle Pain (PGP) is the term used to describe pain in the lower back, sacroiliac joints (the joints between the spine and the pelvis), buttocks and/or the front of the pelvis. PGP is a common occurrence during pregnancy, affecting approximately 50-70% of pregnant women to some degree. PGP… Read more

Worcester Chiropractor Beth Rawlings has been endorsed by the Pelvic Partnership as a trusted practitioner who can provide effective treatment for pelvic girdle pain. Beth is the only chiropractor in Worcestershire to have achieved this recognition. Pelvic pain is one of the most common complications of pregnancy. Sometimes known as SPD (symphysis pubis dysfunction) or… Read more

Because of the popularity of an earlier blog post, we have decided to explore in more detail the relationship of pregnancy and back pain, as well as how pregnancy can cause other problems like sciatica and pelvic girdle pain. To avoid being repetitive, here is a link to that earlier pregnancy and back pain article,… Read more

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