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seriously though, it is just part of pregnancy Is it muscle pain or bone-spreading pain? A warm bath may help...
A Little Bird and a Monkey Butt
I would love a warm bath.
I always tell myself at work, "when I get home, I'm gonna pamper myself with a manicure, a nice bath, candles..." and then I get home and just sleep.
A maternity belt may help hold the baby up so that there isn't as much pressure on your pelvis.
I have heard great things about chiropractic work and I am considering it for my pelvic/lower back pain.
Warm baths help. I feel weightless in the tub and it relieves pressure on my joints.
I went to the chiropractor for this when it first stated at maybe 21 weeks - he had it fixed within 2 visits. I cannot stand when people say pain like this is "just a part of being pregnant." It isn't! You don't have to suffer! At least try to find a chiropractor in your area who is experienced with pregnancy and have them check it out. Mine said that 80% of the time a chiropractor can completely resolve the symptoms for you. He also said this is a very common condition for 2nd time moms - it is a result of your pelvis not quite coming back together correctly after the first pregnancy and you don't realize it (ie, it doesn't cause pain) until you get pregnant again and things start to spread and the scar tissue that has formed won't let things open correctly.
FWIW - when my pain started within a matter of days I could barely walk - barely. I walk 3 miles a day now, with no pain at all.