Why choose my online Restore Your Pelvic Floor programme

If you’ve been trying to get relief from incontinence, sneeze wee, over-active bladder and prolapse but not having great results it’s time to take a different approach. Many women wait as much as 6 years before they do anything about their symptoms because they are embarrassed to talk about it. I’ve had women come to … Continue reading Why choose my online Restore Your Pelvic Floor programme

Babywearing and your pelvic floor

The subject came up last week in the pelvic floor restore class about carrying babies and toddlers. It’s not the load that breaks you down, it’s the way you carry it. Lena Horne As a babywearing consultant I was always asked ‘what’s the best sling’ and the answer is that there isn’t one – it … Continue reading Babywearing and your pelvic floor

Why I don’t like ‘Belly button to spine’ as an instruction to engage the core

Is ‘belly button to spine’ really a useful instruction when it comes to engaging the core? Part of restoring function to the pelvic floor is to create a reflexive core – that is abdominal muscles that switch on when they are needed to help with movement or an activity. (lifting, carrying, twisting etc) During exercises … Continue reading Why I don’t like ‘Belly button to spine’ as an instruction to engage the core