Ladies, have you ever been at a party and had to run to the bathroom so you didn’t pee when you were laughing? Or do you have to “pad up” before you go to the trampoline park or bouncy house with your kids? Many women believe that the involuntary loss of urine when they are laughing,Continue Reading »
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Many women suffer silently from pelvic floor dysfunction because they think it’s normal for their age, they’ve had children, or everyone has this problem. Well, just because so many women suffer silently does not make it normal. The pelvic floor, a group of muscles situated at the base of the pelvis, plays a crucial role inContinue Reading »
Hey there, wonderful people of Maple Valley! It’s Amy Konvalin your expert physical therapist, here to talk about a topic that many of us prefer not to discuss openly but affects far more people than you might think: urinary incontinence. Urinary incontinence is a silent struggle that many of our friends and neighbors face daily.Continue Reading »
Are you sick of suffering from stress incontinence? Imagine you’re at a work conference surrounded by colleagues and superiors, and you’re speaking. You and the audience are laughing together, and then you feel that dreaded leaking sensation downstairs. Does that moment of euphoria turn into an embarrassment? This scenario, though unpleasant, is just one exampleContinue Reading »
In this blog, we are going to discuss 5 common health issues for women and how physical therapy can help you with the pain you are experiencing. Women’s health is a complex and ever-evolving field that requires an understanding of many different aspects. Women are at greater risk than men for certain conditions, such asContinue Reading »