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 [...]

Postpartum Running Guidelines | Guest Article By Emma Brockwell, Pelvic Health Physiotherapist

Postpartum Running Guidelines Guest Article By Emma Brockwell, Pelvic Health Physiotherapist, a.k.a. Physio Mum Why is it so important that you do not return to running too soon post-baby? Pregnancy and childbirth weaken and stress our internal and external muscles. Running is high impact, and if our bodies are not strong enough or have not [...]

2019-11-26T02:13:11-08:00By |Blog - All, Pelvic Floor|0 Comments

How to do Pelvic Floor Exercises

How to do Pelvic Floor Exercises By Team MUTU’s Kay. My midwife: “Have you been doing your pelvic floor exercises?” Me: “Ummm, yes” *frantically starts kegeling* This used to be me!  I was so unsure of what pelvic floor exercises actually were or if I was even doing them right, that I sometimes just forgot [...]

2019-08-09T09:54:09-07:00By |Pelvic Floor|0 Comments