Hormonal Effects during Pregnancy

 

During pregnancy, woman’s body has a variety of hormonal changes, so that the fetus can grow healthily, at the same time, let the mother’s body prepare well for child production, one of these hormone is relaxin. Relaxation and lutein secreted by the placenta relaxes and softens the ligaments of the suspended uterus, enlarging the uterus 20 times to accommodate the fetus. It also increase the elasticity of the pelvis, when the pelvic space becomes wider, mommy can give birth more easily. Usually the secretion reaches its peak just before delivery and drops during production, at that time, the uterus begins to contract. After production, the secretion will gradually decline and take a period of time to return to normal the . However, the process varies from person to person.

In addition to loosen up the pelvic ligaments, it also loosen the bone joint, shame bone ligaments, which in turn cause joint soreness, shame bone joint separation and other conditions as well as joints in various body parts. After childbirth, there is an opportunity to trigger symptoms of lower and visceral displacement of the reproductive organs. Abdominal binding is different from weight loss program, it is a healthcare treatment not only make the body back to shape, it can tighten the pelvic, and also help the organs back to their original position.

懷孕時荷爾蒙的影響

 

懷孕時,身體有各種荷爾蒙的改變,令胎兒可以健康成長之餘,亦讓媽媽好好準備生產,其中一種是鬆弛素。由胎盤分泌出來的鬆弛素與黃體素令懸吊子宮的韌帶放鬆、變軟,將子宮放大20倍容納胎兒。還有增加盆骨的彈性,將骨盆空間變大,出口變寬,讓孕婦可順利分娩。通常在臨盤前的分泌量達到高峰期,等生產時濃度才會下降,子宮便開始收縮。生產後會逐漸下降,需要一段時間恢復正常,過程因人而異。

鬆弛素除了放鬆骨盆韌帶外,也會放鬆骨骼關節、恥骨韌帶,進而造成關節痠痛、恥骨聯合分離等狀況,各部位關節鬆弛。所以生產之後,有機會引發生殖器官下及內臟移位的症狀。紮肚有別於一般減肥方法,它不但可以令身型回復產前狀態,同時可以收細盆骨,幫助內臟復位,是一種護理療程。