Preparing For A Rectocele Repair – Prolapse Surgery pelvic organ prolapse prehab prolapse prolapse surgery rectocele rectocele repair rectocele surgery surgeon Dec 01, 2020

My decision to have rectocele repair surgery was a BIG one and a lot of though and research and care provider consults contributed to it.  I feel a missing element of prolapse surgery is pre-hab and re-hab guidance.  I hope to help change that with the aim of preventing surgery for some...

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Pelvic Floor Dysfunction: Exercises & Treatments | Vagina Coach are pelvic floor exercises safe during pregnancy? exercises for incontinence health conditions kegels can help treat kegel exercises kegel mojo kegels exercise pelvic floor physical therapy pelvic floor physiotherapy pelvic organ prolapse vagina coach Nov 30, 2020

Let me just start by saying...my number one treatment for pelvic floor dysfunction is pelvic physical therapy. It is my answer to anyone who asks “What should someone do if they experience pelvic floor discomfort?" or  "What kind of treatments are there for pelvic floor...

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My Decision To Have Prolapse Surgery - Rectocele Repair are pelvic floor exercises safe during pregnancy? health conditions kegels can help treat pelvic organ prolapse pelvic surgery prolapse surgery rectocele repair women's pelvic health Nov 17, 2020

This post is about my decision to have surgery for my prolapse, a rectocele, that I have lived with for over 8 years now.  Surgery is something I have been debating for 4 years and I did not come to this decision lightly but I know it is the right choice for me. 

16 years ago I gave...

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Effective Kegel Exercises for Incontinence | The Vagina Coach buff muff exercises for incontinence incontinence kegel exercises kegels pelvic floor pelvic floor exercise pelvic floor exercises stress incontinence exercise stress urinary incontinence urge incontinence Sep 10, 2020

Have you been told to do kegel exercises to help with your incontinence?  Urinary incontinence in women is very common and kegel exercises are often the initial prescription but Kegel exercises are a bit of an elusive exercise that people know they should do but are never sure if they are...

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Performing Kegels Exercise for Pregnancy | The Vagina Coach are pelvic floor exercises safe during pregnancy? benefits of kegel exercise in pregnancy health conditions kegels can help treat how do i find my pelvic floor muscles? how pregnancy impacts pelvic floor muscles how to make kegels fun? tips for doing kegel exercise when shoud i do kegels? when should you start doing pelvic floor exercises in pregnancy? Jul 22, 2020

I get a lot of questions from women who are expecting and who are interested in finding out the benefits of performing kegels exercise during pregnancy. Having questions is natural and I’m so grateful for my education as a trainer to be able to educate my clients about doing kegel...

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Can I Do Kegels On My Period? buff muff kegel exercises kegel mojo kegels menopause menstruating menstruation pelvic floor pelvic floor exercises pelvic floor physical therapy pelvic floor physiotherapy perimenopause period vagina coach women's health Mar 02, 2020

A Look at Pelvic Floor Exercise Throughout the Menstrual Cycle

While you may not feel like it, you absolutely can do kegels while on your period.  Your sense of motivation may be lower and your perception of ‘engaging’ the muscles may also be less but that doesn’t mean the...

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Constipation: The Pelvic Floor and Vaginal Villain castor oil constipation gut health pelvic floor poop Jan 20, 2020

Guest Post By: Dr. Marisol Teijeiro

Think back to a time where you’re hanging with your girls and the crowned joker of your crew (no, not the Batman villain) but the one that always has something funny to say, gets you to burst out laughing so hard it sounds like your howling, and then...

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"MUM BUM" AND WHY YOU CAN'T BLAME THE JEANS Jan 14, 2020

5 Ways to Get Your Bum Back After Pregnancy

During pregnancy your centre of gravity shifts and many women try to counterbalance that shift by tucking their tailbone, overusing the posterior pelvic floor muscles and under-using the glutes.

This results in a flattened backside that can’t...

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JELLYFISH AND BLUEBERRIES - CUES TO HELP YOU CONNECT WITH YOUR CORE & PELVIC FLOOR Jan 14, 2020

When I was first learning about the pelvic floor and core work I would ask every course instructor what their best core cue was. The answer was never what I was hoping for – ‘it depends’ they would say. Ten years later and I am now the person saying ‘it...

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BREATHE, BREASTFEED AND BATHE – HELPING HEAL YOUR POSTPARTUM BODY Jan 13, 2020

Three Key Components of Postpartum Care

Aside from sleeping, eating, and drinking a ton of water, this is all you should be focused on after your babe is born:

  • Breathe into your body to send healing oxygen around
  • Breastfeed and bond with your new baby
  • Relax in warm baths filled with...
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