Category: Women’s Health

Many Women Experience Diastasis Recti During Pregnancy - Are You One of Them?

Many Women Experience Diastasis Recti During Pregnancy – Are You One of Them?

January 15th, 2021

It is no secret that pregnancy takes quite the toll on your body. While, not necessarily normal, it is common for expecting mothers to experience musculoskeletal aches and pains, as well as a common condition that occurs called diastasis recti. As your uterus continues to expand throughout your pregnancy, stress is put on your “rectus

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Are You Dealing With Any of These Women’s Health Conditions?

Are You Dealing With Any of These Women’s Health Conditions?

January 5th, 2021

Many women suffer from common issues, such as pelvic pain, incontinence, and other similar conditions. Women’s health issues can be detrimental to mental, physical, and social health, interfering with one’s lifestyle and enjoyment. However, you are not alone, and the good news is that you can be helped with the right physical therapy treatments. Incontinence

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Treating Incontinence Issues with Physical Therapy

Treating Incontinence Issues with Physical Therapy

December 15th, 2020

A physical therapist is highly skilled in evaluating and treating various musculoskeletal and neurological conditions affecting the body. This profession focuses on assessing any underlying factors, such as strength, neuromuscular control, balance, coordination, skeletal alignment, and endurance, which may be contributing to impaired functional mobility, activity, participation, and quality of life. Of course, most people

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How Prenatal Rehab Can Benefit You

How Prenatal Rehab Can Benefit You

December 5th, 2020

It’s no secret that pregnancy isn’t any walk in the park. In fact, 50-70% of pregnant women experience chronic back pain during their pregnancies (defined as a persistent pain lasting longer than 2-3 months) and many simply push through this discomfort. Pregnancy brings a slew of aches and pains, due to added stress, weight gain,

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Did You Know that Strengthening Your Core Could Relieve Your Pregnancy-Related Pains?

November 15th, 2020

It is no secret that pregnancy takes quite a toll on the body. It severely stretches the abdominal wall, causing core muscles to weaken and resulting in back pain. Fortunately, our physical therapists at Carolina PRIME Physical Therapy can help relieve your back pain, both during your pregnancy and after you have given birth. We

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