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Diastasis Rectus – Navigating the Ins & Outs: Part 3 – Preventing & Treating a DRA

This blog was adapted from its original post on https://drlaurenkeller.com by the author. Now that we know what diastasis rectus abdominis (DRA) is and the causes of DRA, it’s important to understand how DRA affects us and what we need to know before returning to the gym, studio, or running. …

Diastasis Rectus Abdominis: Filling the Gap Part 2

  As discussed in Part 1 of the DRA blog series, in order to understand how to heal diastasis and properly train the core, we need to understand how our bodies were made to function in the first place. Babies are born with immature motor patterns. You will notice newborns …

Diastasis Rectus Abdominis: Filling the Gap Part 1

DIASTASIS RECTUS ABDOMINIS: FILLING THE GAP Part 1 What and Why of Diastasis Recti As I search the Internet and question colleagues, hungry for more information, what I actually learn is that we have a problem. The problem is the large gap; both figuratively and literally speaking. The gap in …

BIRTHFIT Online Programs for the Pregnant or Recovering Postpartum Athlete

The women of BIRTHFIT live and breathe the power of community. We want you to experience that power through our online community. As you complete each workout, share your experience, your time, your feelings, your frustration, whatever you feel led to share. Give support to one another. Let’s become BIRTHFIT …