Holistic C-section Recovery Program
Did you know around 1/3 of women in the US give birth by C-section (that’s a whole other post). Many women are given very little postpartum instructions other than a list of things they cannot do. This can be a challenging time for a new mom that is now concerned about caring for her new baby with a list of restrictions. Many only get a small amount, if any, about treating their scar and problems that scar tissue can cause once their incision is healed. They usually are not told about doing anything to the tissue surrounding the scar either. Scar tissue does not form neatly and can attach to other tissues binding things together that should not be. Scar adhesions can also contribute to other problems like incontinence, urinary frequency, pelvic organ prolapse, and low back pain. Many women report painful scars and other issues associated with their C-section long after the birth of their baby, but it does not have to be this way!
Did you know I will come to your house in the first few days home from the hospital to help you get started on healing from your C-section and teach you ways to:
Postpartum women must have a prescription from their doctor for Occupational Therapy prior to starting program. Please contact me with any questions! www.healthyhivellc.com