Pelvic Organ Prolapse + Why Kegels Aren’t Enough

Pelvic Organ Prolapse + Why Kegels Aren't Enough Pelvic Organ Prolapse (POP) doesn't only happen to older women, and it happens more than you might think. In fact it is estimated that 50% of women of childbearing age will experience some level of Pelvic Organ Prolapse. Sadly though it is rarely discussed, frequently dismissed as [...]

Postpartum Umbilical Hernia

Postpartum Umbilical Hernia Hernia, diastasis recti, and prolapse are all related to excessive intra-abdominal pressure, meaning too much pressure inside your abdomen and/or pelvis. This pressure has built up inside your body and has nowhere to go but outwards and downwards, and so eventually something has to give. I discuss diastasis recti at length on [...]

Alignment 101 [VIDEO BLOG]

OK, I get it. Alignment can feel like a bit of a minefield and there tends to be a lot of overwhelm… Up until now, you’d never noticed or seen the connection between your pelvic floor, and wearing your favourite 4 inch heels or sitting for long periods at a desk or in the car. [...]

2019-04-04T03:25:30-07:00By |Alignment|0 Comments

A Winter Guide to Barefoot Shoes

It’s that time of year for us northern hemisphere gals. The toes you've been bearing for the last few months are about to embark on a long hibernation in wooly socks and warm shoes! I don't know about you but I've been trying to draw out the sandal wearing for as long as I can, but sooner or [...]

2019-04-05T03:11:17-07:00By |Alignment, Blog - All|4 Comments

The MUTU Summer Shoe Guide

It's National Flip Flop day and, go on admit it, I know you love yours, but did you know this is what they do to your feet? Image by Katie Bowman | nutritiousmovement.com On this day we’re celebrating the summer shoes that don’t leave your toes gripping on for dear life...and they look [...]

2017-02-14T18:00:19-08:00By |Alignment, Blog - All|5 Comments