-Tag: womens health

Urinary Incontinence: Symptoms and How to Manage

Urinary incontinence (the accidental leakage of urine) is a common problem affecting up to 1 in 4 women during their lifetime. It has the potential to impact all spheres of a woman’s life – physical, emotional, sexual and social. Many women simply put up with their symptoms, incorrectly assuming that [...]

2019-02-07T23:20:33+00:00August 29th, 2018|Women's health|

Looking after your breasts

When we talk about “breast health” it is almost always in reference to breast cancer, specifically, the issues of Risk Reduction and Early Detection. Breast cancer and oncoplastic surgeon, Dr Jane O'Brien, shares some advice on how to look after your breast. Breast Cancer: Risk Reduction How can an individual woman [...]

2019-02-07T23:35:10+00:00August 29th, 2018|Maternity, Women's health|

The importance of Cervical Screening Test

One of the most important things you can do for your health as a woman is keep up to date with the health of your cervix. Obstetrician, Dr Briohny Hutchinson, shares what's the latest in keeping your cervix healthy. Cervical cancer is preventable with regular screening offering the best chance [...]

2019-02-07T23:45:51+00:00August 27th, 2018|Hospital News, Women's health|

Returning to exercise after pregnancy

Safe exercise will help you to recover after pregnancy. It increases your overall fitness and will help you regain muscle strength, and even feel good too! Here are our tips for returning to exercise after pregnancy: Focus Number One. Pelvic floor exercise During pregnancy both hormones and the weight of [...]

2019-02-20T22:15:25+00:00August 22nd, 2012|Birth, Maternity, Pregnancy Care|