The long list of things to consider doesn’t stop after giving birth; it is actually the beginning of everything. On top of feeding and taking care of their newborn, most mothers struggle with how their bodies change after pregnancy. For the most part, their bellies tend to stick out for a while, and that’s okay. But some mothers go through conditions like diastasis recti postpartum. What causes it to happen? What do you need to know about it? And what can you do if you have it?