Category Archives: Women Health

Pelvic floor muscle training for urinary incontinence

Pelvic floor muscle training (PFMT) is the most commonly recommended physical therapy for women with stress urinary incontinence. Improving the strength, endurance and co-ordination of the pelvic floor muscles can help decrease the urine leakage. PFMT consists in a plan of exercises, known as Kegel's, adjusted to each patient's condition and normally comes with a series of…
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Outcomes of the 6th Global Forum on Incontinence

The 6th Global Forum on Incontinence (GFI), entitled Sustainable health and social care: The role of Continence Care in enabling Independent and Dignified living, was held in Berlin on the 19th and 20th of April 2016. It gathered more than 350 stakeholders: patients, carers, policy-makers, payers, experts, health and social care professionals and NGOs from…
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