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Maternity Belts for Back Pain and Support During Pregnancy

Updated on July 20, 2013
Buy the Best Maternity Belts for Support
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Back pain during pregnancy is a common problem and most of the women do suffer from the same. This occurs primarily due to the added weight of the tummy. This pain however goes once you have given birth to your baby.

However at times back pain could be too tough to bear. If this is the situation, you can certainly take refuge in wearing maternity belts. These are designed in a way that they help to reduce back pain and provide the much needed solace to your aching body.

Here are some of the benefits of wearing a belly band:

  • Reduction in Lower back pain
  • Reduction in Swelling
  • Improvement in circulation in pelvic region
  • Relaxation and comfort during exercises
  • Helps reduce tiredness and muscle fatigue
  • Provides the much needed ‘lift’ to your belly.

What to Look for In Pregnancy Belts before Buying One?

These are designed in different ways catering to the diverse needs of a pregnant woman. While some of these consist of only pelvic wrap there are others with meant to provide support to your belly.

When you opt to buy a belt for yourself, it is important to look for some of the essential things like:

  • It should give ample support to your lumbar as well as abdominal region.
  • It should not put too much of pressure on your abdomen.
  • The belt needs to be adjustable.
  • Buying the pelvic girdle with elastic side panels is mostly recommended.
  • Find the size of the belt depending upon the fact that your weight will increase in pregnancy.

Maternity Back Support Belt: Pregnancy Muscle Strain

In order to cure pregnancy muscle strain and provide an abdominal lift, this belt is effective to use. It is stretchable and adjustable so you can use it in different stages of pregnancy.

The belt comes with Ventilated Elastic Back as well as side panels which ensures elasticity and thereby provides a comfortable compression.

It has an outer durable coverage and comes in beige color, it has a support foam base with soft cotton inner lining.

It is lightweight and flexible, it stays in place and does not roll out.The pelvic girdle also comes with easy hook and loop closure. You can wear it under your daily clothing with ease.

Pregnancy back support, Maternity Belt, Brace for Pregnancy:

It has been designed in one of the most unique manners to provide support to your abdomen during pregnancy.

It can be adjusted according to the changing requirements of your body with each of the stage of pregnancy.

The belly pad is foamed which ensures a proper fit and lift to the abdomen. The back of the pregnancy belt has four support stays which have been sewn into the elastic.

It comes with a removable suspension strap that prevents it from sliding down.

Gabrialla Maternity Support Belt (Strong Support)

It provides therapeutic healing by creating a touch of warmth and increasing the blood circulation in the lower abdomen.

Apart from preventing stretch marks it also ensures that you maintain a proper posture during your pregnancy. This pregnancy girdle has been designed in a way that it brings flexibility in muscles, helps in stabilizing the hip area and thereby reduces pain.

However you cannot wear this maternity belt directly under your skin since it is composed of 80% polyester and only 20% lycra. It is even ideal for those who are expecting multiples.

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      Shadaan Alam 2 years ago from India

      Thank you so much Joel for these beautiful words. Definitely you should share this post with your daughters and i hope it is of use to them too.

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      Joel Diffendarfer 2 years ago from Ft Collins, Colorado

      Very well written and your reviews for the products shown are a great example of how to present appropiate quality items. I have raised 9 children and have first hand "shared" the experience of 9 pregnancies. These products definitely would have helped in several of them. Two of my daughters are at the stage in their pregnancies where this kind of support would help. I will email this ariticle to them (and to their husbands...) Great job...Thanks!

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      passionate77 4 years ago

      thank honey for wishing me blessings. thanks a lot dear!

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      Shadaan Alam 4 years ago from India

      Oh it's too bad to know about your health. I just wish and pray that you get well soon and come back to writing some of the good hubs, God Bless.

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      passionate77 4 years ago

      honey, i want to write more and have some incomplete hubs also that been waiting for me to get finished touch for about 2 months, but all the hurdle is my health due to my various health issues. for many weeks, i'm not finding myself to be able to sit long for their completion, further i will discuss with you in mail. i hope Almighty bless me to get well soon so i may complete my those articles, anyway million thanks for looking forward to read more from my side. remember me in your hearty prayers. stay blessed honey!

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      Shadaan Alam 4 years ago from India

      @Rushi, my pleasure dear but i am looking forward to reading more of your hubs soon.

      @Rajan: yeah these belts are really supportive

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      Rajan Singh Jolly 4 years ago from From Mumbai, presently in Jalandhar,INDIA.

      I had no idea so many belts and supports were available for pregnant women. Voted up. Useful info.

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      passionate77 4 years ago

      very informative post, bookmarked it again sweet girl thanks for sharing. stay blessed honey!