Pelvic Health 101: Pain & Sexuality: Is it all in My Head?

Fiona McMahon, DPT Sex should feel good… really, really good. But when it doesn’t, you may start to wonder, what’s wrong with me? Am I broken? Am I a prude? Am I frigid? Painful sex isn’t something we talk about. No one would look at you twice if you walked into work complaining of pain …

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Mental Health, Yoga, Acupuncture, and Pelvic Pain

By Stephanie Stamas Pelvic floor dysfunction is complicated. If you have pelvic pain or dysfunction, you know this. You know that it takes a long time to figure out what is going on and rarely is it straight forward. It’s often a more of a journey to recovery than a quick fix. As a physical …

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Can I get my pre-baby body back?

By Stephanie Stamas Everyone around me seems to be thinking about getting pregnant or has just had a baby. There is truly something in the air! I have not caught the bug yet BUT I am very invested in keeping my friend’s bodies happy and healthy. When doing a quick Google search on how to …

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Pain & Sexuality – Is it all in my head?

By Stephanie Stamas No, it is not! As pelvic floor physical therapists, a common cry among our patients is how sick they are of hearing that their pain is just in their head. Some patients go from doctor to doctor until they find a practitioner who will truly listen to their complaints. When diagnostic tests …

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We Care About Your Flare!

By Riva Preil With only two sessions remaining to the “semester,” have YOU taken advantage of your opportunity to learn at The School of Pelvic Health yet?  If the answer is no, bear in mind it’s never to late to educate-- we hope to see you at the next class on Tuesday, November 11, at …

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Bladder Chatter

By Riva Preil The School of Pelvic Health returns tonight, Tuesday October 21, 2014 (7:00 PM) with a fascinating class entitled Running to the Bathroom, Again!  Stephanie Stamas, physical therapist at Beyond Basics Physical Therapy, will discuss the urinary system’s anatomy and physiology. She will then explain what happens when this system is not functioning …

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