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Pregnant Oti Mabuse reveals she’s battling a ‘painful’ health condition which has seen her ‘fall off the bandwagon with fitness’

Oti Mabuse has given a health update during her pregnancy. 

The professional dancer, 33, who is expecting her first child with her husband Marius Lepure, 40, revealed she has been struggling with Symphysis Pubis Dysfunction (SPD). 

The NHS states SPD or Pregnancy related Girdle Pain (PGP) is a collection of uncomfortable symptoms caused by a stiffness of your pelvic joints or the joints moving unevenly at either the back or front of your pelvis. 

Oti said she has found it ‘frustrating’ she hasn’t been able to workout as often as she was used to and has been battle intense pain at night.

The former Strictly star took to Instagram on Wednesday to share a video of herself doing a series of exercises. 

Struggles: Oti Mabuse has given a health update during her pregnancy

Struggles: Oti Mabuse has given a health update during her pregnancy

Tough: The professional dancer, 33, who is expecting her first child with her husband Marius Lepure, 40, revealed she has been struggling with Symphysis Pubis Dysfunction (SPD)

Tough: The professional dancer, 33, who is expecting her first child with her husband Marius Lepure, 40, revealed she has been struggling with Symphysis Pubis Dysfunction (SPD)

Oti wrote: ‘Working out with SPD. I completely fell off the bandwagon with my fitness and I immediately could feel it when I went back. My core strength was not what it was, my balance was off and my ability hold certain positions was gone. The pain started really slow but at night while sleeping would intensify (I’m not wearing a belt yet but as weeks go on I definitely will)

‘Aside from physiotherapy exercises, I still try continue to stay active in any way that is not painful. My level of activity depends on how severe my SPD is that day. It can be very frustrating if you used to exercise regularly and have to stop. Walking, sitting,

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