Why do some women struggle with weight loss? By Allie Shah, Tribune News Service MINNEAPOLIS • Frances Traphagan has been battling weight issues her whole life. For years, the south Minneapolis mom struggled to balance work demands and motherhood. After every pregnancy, her weight problem grew.Her habit of eating on the run also tipped the …

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Women around the world suffer from SUI (stress urinary incontinence). Here’s a recent article we found in the Gulf News about the very high  number of women in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) who suffer with this condition. We can now add uresta® to the list of solutions – a safe, cost-effective, environmentally friendly, non-surgical solution. …

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As a nurse specialist working the area of urinary incontinence and a board representative of The Urology Nurses Of Canada, I have seen many women of all ages suffer from the stigmatizing problem of urinary incontinence. There are many different approaches we can suggest for this problem including lifestyle changes, behavioral approaches, dietary modifications and …

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A chat with Missy Lavender about uresta® We asked a well-known women’s pelvic health evangelist and national speaker on public health, Missy Lavender,  if she could talk to us about women’s pelvic health and uresta®, a relatively new product to help women manage stress urinary incontinence (SUI). Missy, a passionate advocate for pelvic health education, …

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By Christine Haley, BSc., PT Whether you are 27, 46 or 70, embarrassing leaks are nothing short of distressing! Urinary incontinence is defined as any involuntary loss of urine. It is a common and distressing problem which may have a profound effect on quality of life of both men and women. Many people believe urinary incontinence …

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“Over the moon” excitement at recent Uresta info sessions By Carol Chapman I’m still reeling from the overwhelming response to two Uresta information sessions we held this week in Winnipeg, Manitoba.  Dr. Denise Black, a highly respected gynecologist and active educator on women’s health invited women’s health professionals from across Winnipeg to attend information sessions …

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  by Nelly Faghani, Registered Physiotherapist Pelvic Health Solutions It has been proven that exercise—running especially—has health benefits well beyond any pill a doctor could prescribe. Sadly, women often stop exercising as a result of bladder leakage, also called incontinence. They feel embarrassed and suffer in silence, thinking the condition can’t be treated or that it is a “normal” …

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