Belly Bands

What are belly bands?

Belly bands are a type of compression garment worn around the abdomen to support the lower back, reduce pressure on the bladder and pelvic floor, and provide gentle compression to the abdominal muscles.

Who can benefit from wearing belly bands?

Belly bands can be beneficial for pregnant women, people who have recently undergone abdominal surgery, individuals with lower back pain or weakness, and athletes who want to stabilize their core during exercise.

Can wearing a belly band help relieve back pain during pregnancy?

Yes, wearing a belly band can help relieve back pain during pregnancy by supporting the lower back and reducing the pressure on the spine. It can also improve posture and reduce the strain on abdominal muscles.

Are belly bands safe to wear during pregnancy?

Yes, belly bands are generally safe to wear during pregnancy, provided they are worn correctly and not too tight. However, it's always best to check with your healthcare provider before using a belly band, especially if you have any medical conditions or concerns.