womens health Articles
How PT can help with Anal Cancer Treatment
Thursday, April 14th, 2016 by Stephanie Prendergast and Liz Rummer
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By Allison Romero At PHRC we treat a wide variety of patient populations. One population that were beginning to see more often is patients undergoing treatment for anal cancer. Recent researchhas shown that the incidence of anal cancer, Continue reading The post How PT can help w... Read more
Male Pelvic Pain Explained: Steve’s Success Story
Thursday, April 7th, 2016 by Stephanie Prendergast and Liz Rummer
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By Elizabeth Akincilar-Rummer I am happy to say that in March we celebrated our one year anniversary in our Boston area office In February 2016 we were excited to welcome our new staff, Melissa Hines, DPT, staff physical therapist and Erika Toronto, Administrative Assistant. It h... Read more
Male Pelvic Pain Explained: Steve’s Success Story
Thursday, April 7th, 2016 by Stephanie Prendergast and Liz Rummer
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By Elizabeth Akincilar-Rummer I am happy to say that in March we celebrated our one year anniversary in our Boston area office In February 2016 we were excited to welcome our new staff, Melissa Hines, DPT, staff physical therapist Continue reading The post Male Pelvic Pain Explai... Read more
Sit yo’ a** down! The importance of sitting on the toilet
Thursday, March 31st, 2016 by Stephanie Prendergast and Liz Rummer
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By Allison Romero Sitting on the toilet Actually sitting, skin to porcelain. No more hovering Even in public restrooms. I know, its going to be a tough paradigm shift since this issue is ubiquitous; one study, done in the UK, surveyed 528 women at a gynecology clinic and found th... Read more
Exercises for Short /Tight Pelvic Floor Muscles
Thursday, March 24th, 2016 by Stephanie Prendergast and Liz Rummer
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By Britt Van Hees Disclaimer Im a PT and a Pilates instructor. Often, patients ask if Pilates is the answer for their pelvic floor dysfunction. You know that old saying, Kegel-ing all day, keeps the urine at bay. Well, unfortunately, this is not always true. At times Kegel-ing ca... Read more
Pelvic Myths: True or False?
Thursday, March 17th, 2016 by Stephanie Prendergast and Liz Rummer
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By Melinda Fontaine Have you heard these common pelvic rumors Can you guess which ones are true or false As a pelvic floor physical therapist, Ive heard quite a few old wives tales about the pelvis. Test your Pelvic IQ with these 16 true or false statements TF Everyone should do ... Read more
Pelvic Myths: True or False?
Thursday, March 17th, 2016 by Stephanie Prendergast and Liz Rummer
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By Melinda Fontaine Have you heard these common pelvic rumors Can you guess which ones are true or false As a pelvic floor physical therapist, Ive heard quite a few old wives tales about the pelvis. Test your Pelvic IQ with these 16 true or false statements TF Everyone should do ... Read more
Treatment Solutions for Endometriosis
Friday, March 11th, 2016 by Stephanie Prendergast and Liz Rummer
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By Stephanie Prendergast Did you know that severe menstrual pain is not normal If you experience severe pain during your period it is possible you are suffering from a very underdiagnosed disease called Endometriosis. Endometrial tissue lines the uterus. In response to hormonal i... Read more
What’s The Best Position for Giving Birth?
Thursday, March 3rd, 2016 by Stephanie Prendergast and Liz Rummer
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ByMalinda Wright Some things about childbirth are easy to plan where to deliver, at a hospital or at home; who to have by our side, an obstetrician or a midwife; what to call the new baby once he or she is born. However, there are plenty of complications that we cant predict, suc... Read more
What is Get PT 1st?
Thursday, February 25th, 2016 by Stephanie Prendergast and Liz Rummer
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By Stephanie Prendergast Last fall, I began seeing the logo you see above, appear in my Twitter feed and on Facebook. As a physical therapist, I was happy to see an organization committing to improving awareness about our field. Its safe to say that most of the world has no idea ... Read more
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