Tag Archives: pelvic floor physical therapy

Jamie Justice Attends Pelvic Floor Piston Course

I was recently able to attend an excellent continuing education class, The Diaphragm Pelvic Floor Piston for Adult Populations with Julie Wiebe, PT.  Julie is a physical therapist in California whom I have heard speak before at national conferences, and …
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Don’t Wait to Get Your Body Back

Pregnant women often brush off symptoms such as lower back or pelvic pain or bladder issues.  “It comes with the territory; it will go away after I have the baby.”  Pregnancy and postpartum can already be overwhelming. Of course, after …
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Exercise and “Leakage:” A Physical Therapist’s Perspective

I recently had a conversation with someone who really likes to do CrossFit.  CrossFit is a high intensity workout regimen using varied functional movements, popular with many fitness enthusiasts.  This person told me that during training sessions people are instructed …
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Body after Baby DVD now available!

Only $15! Please ask at the front desk if you’d like a DVD. Taking care of babies and small children can be overwhelming. The joy and wonder of watching little ones grow and adjust to their world mix with the …
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Be Strong: Working from the Inside Out (Bladder Health class)

Wednesday, Nov. 11 | 10am-12pm -or- 6pm-8pm | FREE With more than 25 million Americans affected by either bladder control or bowel control issues, the medical community has taken note. Since incontinence is a symptom rather than a disease, the method of …
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Sexual Assault Awareness

April marks the 14th annual Sexual Assault Awareness month. Sexual Assault Awareness month serves as a time to bring attention to sexual assault and the impact it has on both individuals, families, and communities across the country. According to the …
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