Flattening and general widening of foot making them larger, provide less structural support for the musculoskeletal system, weaken the muscles of the foot, and lead to pain and problems during pregnancy and after.

CAUSES

  1. The additional weight of pregnancy.
  2. Shift in the placement of weight on the feet can cause pregnant woman’s feet to flatten – effectively reducing the transverse arch of the foot.

WHAT TO DO

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