What is a Diastasis Recti? A Diastasis Recti is a gap between the two bellies of the rectus abdominis (Six pack muscles) of 2,7cm or more. The connective tissue in between the muscle tissue is stretched out and cannot withhold pressure from the inside of the core. This can lead to hernias, instability of your … Continue reading Diastasis Recti
Returning to fitness after having a baby, can feel sometimes challenging. Maybe you are not sure what’s good and what’s not, or the exercises you did before don’t feel right now after giving birth. Maybe also you feel like injuries you acquired during labour are interfering with how your body feels. And I am here … Continue reading Returning to fitness after a pregnancy
The advantages of bitter substances in our diet What are bitter substances? Bitter substances are all chemical compounds that are activated by T2R (G-protein coupled receptor) have a bitter taste. Sie können sowohl aus der Natur kommen als auch synthetisch hergestellt werden. Bitter substances are not a chemically uniform group, but are only distinguished by … Continue reading Benefits of bitter Foods
In Germany, many women are lucky enough to be able to participate in a midwife led recovery program after giving birth. A postnatal course led by midwives to help slowly reactivate and rehabilitate the core. Often this goes between 8 and 10 weeks – but what comes next? Are you ready to go all in … Continue reading High Impact Fitness after Midwife led Training
Hey there, when was the last time you ordered something online? Were you annoyed when it didn’t arrive the next day? Or when was the last time you tried to open a website and it didn’t load instantly? When was the last time you sent an email and waited for an instant response? And maybe … Continue reading Instant World does not equal Instant Results
When it comes to postpartum sports, there are now various tips and hints everywhere. When you ask if you are ready to do more, there is no standard answer. BUT you have to individually look at how the body of each woman behaves. During pregnancy, all the muscles of the core (middle of the body) are … Continue reading Where does a stomach bulge come from?
Motivation is a big word – and important to have for a lot of things, not just for a healthy lifestyle. But what does it even mean? According to the dictionary MOTIVATION is a) a reason or reasons for acting or behaving in a particular way or b) desire or willingness to do something; enthusiasm. … Continue reading Motivation – Where do we find it?
Very common for women after having a baby is that they are left with a diastasis recti. This is a weakened and dysfunctional belly wall, which often goes along with stress incontinence, low back pain and the mummy tummy/doming of the muscles. Often mums get told to avoid certain exercises, but it is also important … Continue reading Belly Gap (Diastasis recti)
You may join a Buggyfit class as soon as you have had your GP check (usually at 6-8 weeks postnatal), and they have OK’d you to exercise. You don’t need a specific pram or buggy, we ensure the Buggyfit classes are suitable for all of you.