-Tag: physio

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+00:00Women's health|

Looking after your pelvic floor

Where is my Pelvic Floor? The pelvis consists of two hip bones that join to the tail bone at the back and join at the front (symphysis) to form a ring. The pelvic floor is a sling of flat muscles extending from the pubic bone to the tail bone; these [...]

2019-02-20T00:07:35+00:00Maternity|

What is Pelvic Instability?

Pelvic Instability is the name that describes a group of conditions that cause pelvic girdle pain in pregnancy. It is a reasonably common problem, varying in severity and, for that reason, can be overlooked by both the medical practitioner and the woman  and undertreated in pregnancy. After delivery it can [...]

2012-09-12T11:13:58+00:00Pregnancy Care|