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2014-07-25 23:07:04

Kathleen Novicki, PT, PRPC works with Dr. Greg Owens to treat patients who can benefit from Physical Therapy instead of surgery. In many cases, this is the first line of treatment, and for many women, can be the only treatment needed. Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 After many years of treating women with pelvic issues like bulging organs, urinary incontinence, fallen uterus and bladder, or pelvic floor disorders, Dr. Greg Owens has partnered with Kathleen Novicki, an expert in the...

2014-06-18 08:28:02

TORONTO, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Laborie Medical Technologies, Inc. ("LABORIE"), based in Toronto, Ontario, has completed its acquisition of BUCK Elektromedizin GmbH and BUCKmeditec GmbH & Co. Bad Rappenaeau, Germany based BUCK develops and distributes innovative and advanced biofeedback and electrical stimulation equipment, accessories and consumables for pelvic floor dysfunction in the treatment of urinary and fecal incontinence. "Both LABORIE and BUCK have a shared...

2014-01-15 10:30:44

Virtual reality, dance and fun are not the first things that come to mind when we think of treating urinary incontinence in senior women. However, these concepts were the foundations of a promising study by Dr. Chantal Dumoulin, PhD, Canada Research Chair in Urogynaecological Health and Aging, a researcher at the Institut universitaire de gériatrie de Montréal, and an associate professor in the Physiotherapy Program of the Rehabilitation School at Université de Montréal, and her master's...

2014-01-13 10:35:48

Women who completed therapy experienced significant improvement in urinary incontinence, defecatory dysfunction and pelvic pain One in three women suffer from pelvic floor dysfunction (PFD), a range of symptoms which include bladder and bowel problems as well as pelvic pain, according to the American Urogynecologic Society. Now, University of Missouri researchers have demonstrated that a comprehensive, nonsurgical treatment significantly improves symptoms in women with PFD. “Pelvic...

2013-10-31 23:32:25

Urinary stress incontinence, the involuntary loss of urine after coughing, sneezing, or during exercise, affects up to 50% of postpartum women. However, a new medical biofeedback device paired with innovative healthcare providers promise to grow both improvement rates and awareness. Richmond, VA (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 Cora T. Huitt, P.T., D.P.T., B.C.B.-P.M.D. and Women’s Health Physical Therapy are helping postpartum women find their voice after decades of silence. Urinary stress...

2013-03-19 23:01:36

Vaginal births cause stretching and/or tearing the mother's pelvic floor muscles, leading to loss of muscle tone and eventual weakness. If left ignored, poor sexual function and urinary incontinence can result. Women's Excellence in Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy offers post partum consultations so that new mothers can rehabilitate their pelvic floor muscles after delivery and keep those muscles toned throughout their lifetime to lower risk of future problems. Lake Orion, MI (PRWEB) March 19,...

2013-02-15 23:00:14

Stress Urinary Incontinence (SUI), the unwanted leakage of urine with cough, sneeze, or activity, affects many women. Women´s Excellence in Bladder Control is a unique center dedicated to the treatment of urinary problems in women and offers both effective conservative and minimally invasive surgical procedures to correct SUI. Pontiac, MI (PRWEB) February 15, 2013 Stress Urinary Incontinence (SUI), incontinence of urine with increased intra-abdominal pressure, is a common problem in...


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