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Book review: What to expect when you're expecting

Title: What to expect when you’re expecting New 4th edition

Authors: Heidi Murkoff, Sharon Mazel

Publisher: Simon & Schuster 2009

Review criteria


Risks associated with instrumental delivery: 1/5… 983 more words

Faecal Incontinence

Is Running Bad for a Woman's Pelvic Floor?

As some of you may know, I recently completed my second half-marathon. To make it even better, I completed it with my amazing and wonderful husband Andrew: 1,713 more words

Bladder Health

American Heritage - Prolapse Review

The spirit of Mastodon’s Leviathan lives on

Formed in 1996, American Heritage, a three piece hailing from Chicago, Illinois, have been, if their press releases are anything to go by been “relentlessly dispatching their ripping concoction of technical, mangled metal/hardcore backed with their cynical, lowbrow music and human relations, both on record and on the stage” ever since. 473 more words

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Pelvic organ prolapse: clear and informative article

This article is from an Australian website but we won’t hold that against it ;-) The information is clearly presented.

You can click on the link below or simply read on. 704 more words

Faecal Incontinence

Book review: Pregnancy the beginner's guide


Title: Pregnancy the beginner’s guide

Authors: Shaoni Bhattacharya, Claire Cross, Elinor Duffy, Kate Ling and Susanna Marriott

Publisher: DK 2014

Review criteria


Risks associated with instrumental delivery: 0/5… 445 more words

Faecal Incontinence

What I wish I'd known before giving birth

“Some 42% of women show some symptoms of urinary incontinence, 4%-12% of women suffer from faecal incontinence. According to Thornton, “If you have a forceps delivery the chance of having faecal incontinence increases to 40% or 45%. 2,772 more words

Faecal Incontinence



  • Symptoms of prolapse
    • Bulge / pelvic pressure
    • Laxity
    • Backache
    • Incontinence of urine or faeces
    • Dyspareunia
  • Incontinence history
    • Volume, frequency, duration
    • Retention vs. complete voiding vs.
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