Taking care of the Female Athlete

Taking care of the Female Athlete

When I bring up the topic of pelvic floor dysfunction in athletes, stress incontinence is usually the first aspect of pelvic health that springs to mind – and rightly so, as professional sport is one of the risk factors for stress urinary incontinence. (Poswiata et al...

January is the new January

Happy New Year! I hope that 2015 was good to you and 2016 will be even better. This is going to be a year of #radicalselfcare for me – I stepped off the whirlwind of work and travel about three weeks ago and today is my first day back at proper work. What a...

September is the new January

How can it be nearly the end of September already? But it is…the light is changing as it comes in lower, its a little bit darker every morning when I open the curtains, and I am loving having a fire lit in the evenings. The French have a wonderful word for this...
Progressing your pelvic floor training

Progressing your pelvic floor training

While it can initially be very useful to find and activate/relax your pelvic floor muscles in supine or side lying (have you seen the free download about this on the Resources page?!), it’s really not a good long term or functional strategy – the pelvic floor needs to...