LGBTQ+ Topics: Special Considerations for People with Prostate Cancer in the LGBTQ+ Community

Fiona McMahon PT, DPT (pronouns: She, Her, Hers)-practices in our midtown office We have talked about prostate cancer many times on this blog. It is an exceedingly common condition and represents 26% of new cancer cases in cis-men, second only to skin cancer, and 14% of cis-men will experience it within their lifetimes. Prostate cancer …

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September is Sexual Health Awareness Month!

Fiona McMahon DPT, PT September is here and we at Beyond Basics are taking some time to observe sexual health awareness month. We take pride in our role of providing our patients with treatments to make sex comfortable and pleasurable as well as in our role as sexual health educators. Sexual health is comprised of …

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Upcoming Live Webinar: The Collaborative Clinical Care Model Between Therapists and Pelvic Floor Physical Therapists Involving Clients with Sexual Pain

  Amy Stein, PT, DPT WHEN: Monday, February 6, from 12.30-2.30pm at http://www.saricooper.com/webinars/ INTENDED AUDIENCE: sex therapists, general therapists, pelvic floor physical therapists and other health and wellness providers. HOSTED BY : Amy Stein, DPT, BCB-PMD, IF and Sari Cooper, LCSW, CST CEs for LMSW/LCSWs, AASECT CEs for Physical Therapy Blog By Amy Stein, DPT I am …

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September is Sexual Health Awareness Month

Fiona McMahon DPT, PT September is here and we at Beyond Basics are taking some time to observe sexual health awareness month. We take pride in our role of providing our patients with treatments to make sex comfortable and pleasurable as well as in our role as sexual health educators. Sexual health is comprised of …

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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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Sex After Pregnancy

By Fiona McMahon, DPT Edited by Amy Stein, DPT It’s cliché to say the arrival of a new child is one of life’s most joyful events. It certainly can be. It can also be one of life’s most stressful events. According to the Homes and Rahe Stress Scale, pregnancy is one of life’s most stressful …

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