Ph101 Why is pooping so difficult?

Fiona McMahon, DPT The number of Americans who deal with constipation issues is massive (4 million!)! It seems like every time I mention that I’m a pelvic floor physical therapist, another friend of a friend pulls me aside with bowel movement concerns. Why is it that so many people have issues? And more importantly – …

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A Pelvic Health Weekend with Lila Abbate

By Amy Stein, DPT This week, I assisted Lila Abbate at Touro College in New York in a Bowel Course through Herman and Wallace. The BBPT pelvic floor experts--Stephanie Stamas, Corey SIlbert and Melissa Stendhal--also attended, along with over 40 others from the U.S. and Canada. It's exciting how the world of pelvic floor PT …

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