1 in 7 Women Suffer From This…

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May is Pelvic Pain Awareness Month.
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As pelvic floor physical therapists, a large percentage of patients who come to see us, are experiencing pelvic pain.
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CPP can be caused by many things such as #vulvodynia#vaginismus#endometriosis, musculoskeletal problems, chronic pelvic inflammatory disease, scar tissue post-surgery, irritable bowel syndrome (#IBS), painful bladder syndrome (interstitial cystitis)
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DID YOU KNOW:
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1 in 7 women between the ages of 18 and 50 suffer from chronic pelvic pain. The lifetime incidence of CPP is as high as 33%. 😧
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Pelvic floor physical therapy can help to relieve and even eliminate the pain caused by chronic pelvic pain.👍 https://goo.gl/HTJ2Zp

Published by Dr. Cora T Huitt

Cora T. Huitt, PT, DPT, BCB-PMD ~Thirty seven years of clinical practice, specializing in women's health for fifteen years. ~BS Degree in Allied Health Professions, Ohio State University, '72. ~Master of Arts in College Teaching (MACT) focus in Physical Therapy & Therapeutic Exercise, University of North Carolina, '76. ~ Doctorate of Physical Therapy, Alabama State University, 2010 ~Attended multiple courses offered in Women's Health Physical Therapy, including Pelvic 1, 2, 3 Course in Women's Health Section APTA. ~Member of VPTA and APTA, Women's Health Section. ~BCIA-PMDB Biofeedback- Pelvic Muscle Dysfunction Biofeedback. ~Certified Pilates instructor, ProHealth. ~Affiliate member of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology. ~Member of International Continence Society. ~Member of National Vulvodynia Association. ~Adjunct Clinical Faculty for student affiliation at multiple universities. ~Director of APTA Women's Health Residency since 2007, credentialed in 2008. (only other residency at Duke Unviersity)

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