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These approaches are based on the osteopathic principles but use very gentle touch and movements, aiming to harmonise the innate forces of the body for healing and to allow greater expression of health.
Because of the gentle nature of the above, it lends itself perfectly for ante- and postnatal care of mum, baby and the growing and developing child.
Osteopathy can be beneficial for many conditions, but here are a few common ones:
Osteopathic treatment can help the body to adapt to postural changes, ensure the pelvis is in optimal balance prior to birth and assist the postnatal recovery.