Information about health, pelvic floor fitness and the PeriCoach System aimed specifically at pelvic health professionals.
Understanding the Comorbidities Associated with Urinary Incontinence
It’s well accepted that pregnancy, childbirth and menopause are all common causes of urinary incontinence, however, it is easy to overlook other comorbidities that also affect the severity and likelihood having incontinence. Medical conditions such as diabetes, obesity and pulmonary disorders increase the likelihood of having urinary incontinence. Not to mention the physical and […]
Measuring Force vs. Pressure
Author: Chelsea Cornelius – Product Development Manager/Biomedical-Mechanical Engineer
In using force sensing technology, the PeriCoach System® has introduced a brand new way of detecting and presenting pelvic floor movement. Historically, one of the most common methods of biofeedback has used pressure as the means of measurement, and I am often asked the difference between the two technologies and […]