I am 23 weeks pregnant and work at a desk 10 hours a day. Over the last few weeks I have been getting a pain in my tailbone, like it is bruised. It is getting progressively worse to the point where I dread getting up or sitting down.I have tried changing chairs and got a pillow but its not working. Is there anyway you can help it or is it another pregnancy symptom that I have to put up with? Thanks.

Hello,

Your symptoms are indeed probably due to pregnancy affecting the pelvic ligaments. Specifically, the hormone Relaxin causes pelvic ligaments to ‘soften’ and then allow more movement at joints, not just in the pelvic area read more