Estrogen, Bladder Hurdles & Conservative Therapy

Estrogen, Bladder Hurdles & Conservative Therapy

The purpose of this article is to help the reader understand the physiological mechanism behind estrogen depletion and lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) and the efficacy behind medical and conservative treatment options. Physicians and therapists working together as a team can significantly improve bladder hurdles related to menopause. 

I just attended my first pelvic floor course! What do I do now?

I just attended my first pelvic floor course! What do I do now?

Feeling overwhelmed after your first pelvic floor course? Here are some detailed tips behind these rules of thumb: 1.) Determine your target market 2.) Find Support 3.) Create systems.

Acupressure for Cancer-related Fatigue: Relaxation Points for Improved Sleep (Part 3)

Acupressure for Cancer-related Fatigue: Relaxation Points for Improved Sleep (Part 3)

In parts 1 and 2 of Acupressure for Cancer-related Fatigue we explored the stimulatory points outlined in the research by Zick et al to determine the most effective acupressure treatment formulas and dosage for treating cancer-related fatigue in patients status post chemotherapy. In Part 3, Lisa Sherman, ATc guides us through the relaxation point formula from this study which in Traditional Chinese Medicine theory is used to treat insomnia and promote restful sleep.