Why we need to improve care for women with urinary tract infections
Dr Cat Anderson is a GP in North Staffordshire specialising in women’s health and UTIs (urinary tract infections). She outlines how traditional testing can miss UTIs and urges healthcare practitioners to listen closely to patients when they say they have a problem. Urinary tract infections (UTIs) can be common in women. Bacteria within our own … Continued
Bladder and bowel Q4 2022
Empowering patients to seek help with bladder and bowel concerns
Up to 6 million people, nationally, are affected with bladder problems — many of those with accidental bladder leakage — and 1 in 10 of us will suffer from bowel dysfunction in our lifetimes.  Remaining in optimal bladder and bowel health can be challenging as so many of our lifestyle choices might have an impact … Continued
Helpful solutions for functional regeneration of the pelvic floor
Pelvic floor dysfunction (PFD) symptoms, such as incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, bowel symptoms (eg. faecal incontinence, rectal prolapse) and sexual problems (eg. erectile dysfunction and dyspareunia), are among the most common problems that are never talked about. Affecting both men and women, symptoms of PFD are often interconnected and may have different causes, with a … Continued