Articles about pelvic pain


Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy for the Transgender and Gender Diverse Population

Last updated: 07/03/2020

Healthcare equality for the LGBTQ+ community is one area we as a society are significantly behind on and continues to require research, education, and training. For many, access...

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Yoga for Chronic Pelvic Pain

Last updated: 07/03/2020

Patients with chronic pelvic pain (CPP) often ask, “Is there anything else I can do?” They have often been living with pain for a long time and are eager to feel better as...

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It never hurts to discuss pain

Last updated: 07/03/2020

Although the 2020 Australian Pain Society’s 40th annual scientific meeting was postponed due to COVID-19, InMotion provides a platform for some of the physiotherapists who were...

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How Yoga and Meditation Can Support Folks with Endometriosis

Last updated: 01/13/2020

How Yoga and Meditation Can Support Folks with Endometriosis Banana Pose Isn’t it maddening when people tell you to breathe and relax more to help ease the pain associated with...

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What to Do When a Doctor’s Visit Is the Cause of Pain?

Last updated: 11/08/2019

I have vaginismus, and though I’ve undergone physical therapy for it, pap smears are still unbearably painful — it basically feels like I’m being stabbed. Is there any way to...

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Time to Talk About Healing, It’s a Process

Last updated: 11/07/2019

Earlier this month I had my wisdom teeth removed. Last thing I remember was talking about elephants in Thailand, and next thing I know I wake up looking like a chipmunk that got...

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Posterior Nerve Entrapment

Last updated: 11/01/2019

Pelvic pain can often involve adverse neural tension. The hip and pelvic nerves wrap around like spaghetti, making diagnosis and treatment difficult. Is the pain driver boney,...

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The hypertonic pelvic floor · Pelvic Floor First

Last updated: 10/15/2019

A hypertonic pelvic floor occurs when the muscles in the pelvic floor become too tense and are unable to relax. Many people with a tense and non-relaxing pelvic floor experience...

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PhysioYoga and the Pelvic Floor

Last updated: 10/02/2019

PhysioYoga and the Pelvic Floor Course Material The intention of this course is to offer a theoretical and experiential integration of accessible and practical yoga methods and...

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Physical Therapy Considerations for Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Last updated: 09/12/2019

Andrea Wood, PT, DPT, WCS, PRPC is a pelvic health specialist at the University of Miami downtown location. She is a board certified women’s health clinical specialist (WCS) and...

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