For women with PGP and healthcare professionals

What is PGP?

· PGP is caused by a pelvic joint problem
It's common and affects 1 in 5 pregnant women*
PGP symptoms can occur at any stage during or     following pregnancy

> What is PGP?


Symptoms of PGP

·  Pain and stiffness in the pelvic joints
· Difficulty walking, climbing stairs and turning in bed
·  Pain and dysfunction can persist for months or           years without treatment

> Symptoms

Can PGP be treated?

·  YES!
· Manual therapy treatment of the pelvic joints and   soft tissues is safe and effective during and after     pregnancy
·  Early diagnosis and treatment can resolve             symptoms during pregnancy

> Treatment

'Stickmum' leaflet launch

Take a look at our latest blog article and see how you can get involved with the launch of our new 'stickmum' leaflet for healthcare professionals.

Help us to spread the word that PGP is treatable!


> Click here to view the article

*Albert et al 2001

Stickmum good story

Please note, the Pelvic Partnership consists of volunteers who have had Pelvic Girdle Pain and wish to support other women. We aim to pass on information based on research evidence where available. We are not medical professionals and cannot offer medical advice. The Pelvic Partnership takes no responsibility for any action you do or do not take as a result of reading this information.

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