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Pelvic Girdle Pain During Pregnancy

In Pregnancy/Postpartum by pelv_admin3 Comments

We all know one or two of those superhero mamas that REALLY enjoy being pregnant.  You know, the ones that can eat anything without feeling nauseous during their first trimester or the ones that are able to run 20 miles a week until they deliver.  Yes, pregnancy is a beautiful part of life and yes, we are happy for those …

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Why All Postpartum Women Need Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy

In Pregnancy/Postpartum by Stephanie Prendergast5 Comments

Image permission via Cosmopolitan   By Stephanie Prendergast   The Facts 21% of women undergoing vaginal delivery had levator ani avulsion1 29% of women undergoing vaginal deliveries had pubic bone fractures2  60% of postpartum women reported Stress Urinary Incontinence (SUI)3 64.3% of women reported sexual dysfunction in the first year following childbirth4 77% of women had low back pain that …