Flatten tummy after giving birth

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  1. DjBryle profile image73
    DjBryleposted 8 years ago

    What is the best and tested way to flatten abs after giving birth? Sit ups are so difficult and can cause back injuries and pain.Thanks!

    1. Eurosquid profile image60
      Eurosquidposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      If you start right after giving birth, a postpartum girdle can help a great deal

    2. Tulai profile image59
      Tulaiposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      This might sound strange, but breast feeding and running worked for me. (That said I was a runner before and partly during pregnancy).
      All the best to you.

      1. DjBryle profile image73
        DjBryleposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        Thank you Eurosquid and Tulai... smile

        1. Tulai profile image59
          Tulaiposted 8 years agoin reply to this

          You are most welcome DjBryle. And thank you for the nice and encouraging message you left me. :-)

  2. Beth100 profile image72
    Beth100posted 8 years ago

    After baby #4, I did a lot of cycling, walking, running and jumping around in the trampoline with my kids.  I also worked my body with crunches and back strengthing exercises.  I monitored the type of foods I ate and the amount.  I also drank large quanitities of water, which helps remove any toxins left behind from the pregnancy.

    Good luck!

    1. DjBryle profile image73
      DjBryleposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Thanks Beth for your helpful advice... I started today... well, for the drinking lots of water part! lol! Seriously though... I need so much self discipline to lose weight and I admire you for having done all those things, you inspire me to do it my self... smile Thanks!


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