Irish Tatler

The Treatment: The technology making core to floor therapy easier

Sometimes termed the ‘mommy makeover’, core to floor therapy is actually now being seen as essential care for both men and women, and technological devices, while expensive, can really help

By age 55, 50 per cent of women are affected by pelvic floor disorder, and men, particularly those who have been treated for prostate cancer, can also suffer from the condition

According to a report by the National Institutes of Health in the US, nearly 24 per cent of American women are affected by one or more pelvic floor disorders, with statistics here coming in at about one in ten but given that research and treatment in Ireland is still lagging behind, it is likely to be more along the US figures. But it doesn’t just affect women. Men, particularly those who have been treated for ...