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Stomach muscles - after pregnancy

(8 Posts)
lalaa Wed 23-Mar-05 13:58:55

Between my tummy button and my ribs, my stomach muscles haven't come back together entirely. There's about a finger's width in the middle. Is that normal?

llkjj Wed 23-Mar-05 14:19:28

How long ago did you have your baby?

dropinthe Wed 23-Mar-05 14:21:31

Ive got two ds- one of three and one of one and havent got a single muscles left in my belly(had 2 csecs)

kama Wed 23-Mar-05 14:23:46

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strawberry Wed 23-Mar-05 14:25:27

My stomach muscles totally separated after pg and childbirth. I had physio and she said that to get back to 1 finger width is good so yours sounds normal.

kama Wed 23-Mar-05 14:25:46

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Nikkichik Wed 23-Mar-05 14:29:43

Stomach muscles - what are those? That you can actually feel them in the first place sounds like good news to me!!!

lalaa Wed 23-Mar-05 14:56:15

Thanks all - mind at rest now!

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