Answer: Hi dear,
At this stage of pregnancy,most of the pains and aches are normal.hip pain could be due to the result of growing baby.the pelvis is expanding to incorporate baby in uterus and also helping you for future labor pains.all the muscles and bones around abdomen go though such stress.i would advice you not to sit in one place for long.try to relax hip muscles by walking around and staying active.you can put,cold or hot compress on the hip too.mild massage would help too.
Answer: Try hot compression
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Question: pain in upper area of right hip and lower back...what to do...is it normal
Answer: Back pain during pregnancy isn't surprising, but it still deserves attention. Suggestions to relieve back pain –
• Maintain good posture - Stand up straight and tall. When you stand, use a comfortably wide stance for the best support. If you must stand for long periods of time, rest one foot on a low step stool — and take time for frequent breaks. Good posture also means sitting with care. Choose a chair that supports your back, or place a small pillow behind your lower back.
• Wear low-heeled — not flat — shoes with good arch support.
• When lifting a small object, squat down and lift with your legs. Don't bend at the waist or lift with your back. It's also important to know your limits. Ask for help if you need it.
• Sleep on your side, not your back. Keep one or both knees bent. Consider using pregnancy or support pillows between your bent knees, under your abdomen and behind your back.
• Massage or the application of a heating pad or ice pack to your back might help.
• Regular physical activity like brisk walking can keep your back strong and might relieve back pain during pregnancy
• You can also practice yoga
Question: I am having lower back pain and hip pain. What will be reason for that
Answer: Hello dear. Firstly the weight of the growing baby and uterus also puts pressure on the blood vessels and nerves in the pelvis and back. Posture changes. This may result in back pain or strain.
Secondly the two sciatic nerves in your body run from the lower back to the feet. When an enlarged uterus puts pressure on the nerves, you can experience pain, numbness, or a tingling sensation in the buttocks, hips, and thighs. Another possible cause of hip pain during the second trimester is round ligament pain.
Few tips for relief
1.) Practice good posture. As your baby grows, your center of gravity shifts forward
2.) Get the right gear. Wear low-heeled — not flat — shoes with good arch support
3.) Lift properly
4.) Sleep on your side
5.) Try heat, cold or massage
6.) Include physical activity in your daily routine
Hope this helps.
Question: I am having lower back pain in the hip area...is that normal in early pregnancy????
Answer: Hello dear. During pregnancy, your body makes a hormone called relaxin that allows ligaments in the pelvic area to relax and the joints to become looser in preparation for the birth process. The same hormone can cause ligaments that support the spine to loosen, leading to instability and pain.
Here are a few tips that might relieve you from back pain :
Ice or heat packs.
Sleep on your left side, and use a support pillow under your knees.
If these dosent help, please consult your gynecologist for further treatment. Take care.