2 Chest Stretches for Overcoming Rounded Shoulders

Chest stretches can improve your upright posture and stop your shoulders from rolling forwards. These 2 physical therapist chest stretches lengthen the pectoral muscles that sit at the front of your chest and shoulders. Tight chest muscles can contribute to poor posture by causing your shoulders to roll forwards, increasing the risk of shoulder and […]

Physio Safe Upper Body Workout for Pelvic Prolapse and After Surgery

Are you looking for a safe upper body workout? Physiotherapist Michelle Kenway guides you through a quick routine of upper body exercises that strengthen and tone while avoiding prolapse symptoms and pelvic floor overload. This quick exercise video routine helps you strengthen your arms, shoulders and upper back (postural) muscles. Suitability: Women with prolapse or […]

Physio Safe Leg Exercises (Hips, Butt & Thighs) for Prolapse & After Prolapse Surgery

If you’re looking for safe leg exercises (hips, butt & thighs) with prolapse problems for home or in the gym, this routine is for you. Physiotherapist Michelle Kenway guides you through a series of pelvic floor friendly leg exercises that will help you strengthen and tone your hips, thighs and buttocks without worsening prolapse symptoms. […]

Physiotherapy Exercises for Relieving Gas Pain After Hysterectomy

Gas pain after hysterectomy is a common painful side effect of abdominal, vaginal and laparoscopic hysterectomy. Fortunately some simple Physiotherapy exercises can help relieve gas after hysterectomy and promote hysterectomy recovery. Read on below this video to learn: 7 physiotherapy exercises to relieve gas pain after hysterectomy What causes gas pain after hysterectomy surgery Benefits […]

Best Physio Positions to do Kegel Exercise for Pregnant Women (Video)

Kegel exercise for pregnant women keeps the pelvic floor in good shape. This Physiotherapist video shows you the best positions to do Kegel exercises through-out your pregnancy. Suitability: During pregnancy Video duration: 4 mins Please scroll down for more Physio information about alternative positions for Kegel exercises during pregnancy. Benefits of Kegel Exercise for Pregnant […]

4 Best Positions to do Kegel Exercises Video – Kegels Physical Therapy for Beginners

Are you a beginner looking for the best position to do Kegel exercises? The position you choose to do your Kegels can make a big difference to your training success. This ‘Best Position to do Kegels’ video is presented by Pelvic Floor Physiotherapist Michelle Kenway Suitability: Beginners starting Kegels exercises Duration: 6 minutes Please scroll […]

4 Simple Sacroiliac Joint Exercises that Strengthen & Stabilize Your Pelvis (Video)

Do you need sacroiliac joint exercises that are safe for your pelvic floor? This Physical therapist video shows you 4 simple buttock strengthening exercises that are commonly used for sacroiliac joint (SIJ) rehabilitation and pelvic instability. Read on below this video for more information on sacroiliac joint exercises including Physical Therapist safety tips and current […]

How Many Kegels Should You do a Day? (Physiotherapy Video Guide)

Are you wondering how many Kegels you should do a day? Arnold Kegel was an American Gynaecologist who first recommended Kegel exercises for pelvic floor training. Dr Kegel recommended that women strengthen their pelvic floor muscles by doing hundreds of Kegels (20 minutes of Kegels, 3 times/day)1. Scientific research now tells us that to strengthen […]

Plank Variations for Your Core With Prolapse Problems or After a Hysterectomy

Plank variations that are pelvic floor friendly are better suited to women with pelvic prolapse issues and after a hysterectomy compared with traditional plank. This Physiotherapist video demonstrates 3 pelvic floor friendly plank variations to help you modify the traditional plank exercise. Suitability: Beginners to intermediate abdominal core strengthening. Some women who’ve had repeat prolapse […]

Modified Deadlift for Women With Prolapse or After Hysterectomy

Modified deadlift is a helpful exercise to know for exercising safely with prolapse problems or after a hysterectomy, Deadlift is a strengthening exercise for the lower back, buttocks and thighs. It’s a highly effective exercise however pelvic floor and/or lower back injury can result when performed usingĀ  inappropriate technique. Deadlift is easily modified to reduce […]