Most women complain of back pains in their first trimester. It is not uncommon to have back pains once you have conceived. This pains can be severe in the first weeks of pregnancy then disappear in the second trimester. This pain is increased by tension put on muscles in the right or left side of the back. This is the result of the increase of the pregnancy hormone progesterone in early days of pregnancy making soft the disks and supporting tissues. Infections in the urinary system that occur during pregnancy can be the cause of the backaches in some situations. Simultaneously your body weight increases and your gravity center is changed ending in increase in back pain. When experiencing this pains, you should try the following things for relief.
Physical activities are the best, undebatable, most harmless actions that you should;d consider when seeking relief for your back pains. Many drugs that alleviate back pains are not safe to use during the early pregnancy days, and therefore exercise offers the solution without risking your health and the developing baby’s health. Walking, mini-crunches, pelvic rocking, or lie on the ground, bend your knees and raise your buttocks in the air. Bending your knees and raising your head while expiring is a good thing to do. These easy physical exercises can help to rid of your back pains without the using any drugs.
Posturing your body and movements are also impactful in the ridding of back pains. Maintaining the correct posture and locomoting appropriately are key in ending back pains. standing upright with your back in a straight position is the appropriate posture for the prevention of a backache. Maintaining suitable body positions is both in the early and late pregnancy. In the later days the uterus becomes enlarged, you will need to lean back your shoulders to take off the additional weight, which then leads to back strain. These strains can be evaded by altering your body position after a short while when sitting and long-standing periods when not required.
Because of the many changes that are happening in a woman’s body during pregnancy, good sleep and doze are good things to do to help the body escape from the early pregnancy back pains. One should perform simple yoga exercises to relieve the pain. If your body pains persist even after the exercises, consult your doctor and take the drugs prescribed to rid the back pain. Doctors in some circumstances may advise sessions of physical therapy for relief.