woman looking off into the distance with a text bubble saying routine lab testing for menopause

Menopause is the physiologic transition every woman inevitably goes through. It’s defined as the cessation of ovulation and menstruation and reduced ovarian endocrine function. All in all – it signifies a lot of change, many of which are reflected in routine tests. In order to diagnose, we typically base it on age, menstruation history and…

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word web with text bubble saying hormones and the pelvic floor

Hormones impact many aspects of our health and biology, including the pelvic floor. Patients of Absolute Health and Wellness experiencing pelvic floor dysfunction are often asked to visit our naturopath (in addition to our pelvic floor physiotherapists) to address some of the other causes of pelvic floor dysfunction, including hormones. Hormones and Pelvic Floor Dysfunction…

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group of women seated with text bubble saying should you see a pelvic floor physio?

Pelvic floor physiotherapy involves targeting the muscles, nerves, ligaments, connective tissue, lymphatic system and joints inside and around the pelvic girdle. The focus of these specially trained physiotherapists is to maintain or regain mobility and function in the pelvic floor. A lot of people, with a wide range of conditions may find great benefit from…

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