What is Symphysis Pubis Dysfunction (SPD)?
By Maria Muennich on 28/02/2009 08:23:12
Now known as Pelvic Girdle Pain (PGP) Pelvic pain and mobility problems are two common symptoms of this increasingly recognised pregnancy complication
?Symptoms of PGP can appear anytime from the end of the first trimester, and the condition may even occur after birth. It's common though, for the first symptoms to appear around mid-pregnancy.
The foremost symptom of PGP is pain or discomfort in the pelvic