Pelvic Floor Exercisers
- Neen - Educator Pelvic Floor Exercise System Item Code:MS18474Want it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.The Educator® is a simple and easy to use device that shows if the pelvic floor muscles are being contracted correctly.Strengthening these muscles can also help to reduce symptoms of stress incontinence.Its unique form allows it to follow the movement of the internal walls of the vagina, which indicates how the pelvic floor muscles are being contracted. The external part of the Educator® amplifies this movement to show whether these muscles are being contracted correctly or not.There is growing awareness of the significant contribution that the pelvic floor muscles (PFM) make to lumbo-pelvic stability. As such it is important that MSK therapists are confident that their patients are able to correctly contract the Pelvic floor muscles (PFM) so that they may be incorporated safely into core stability training.Simple to useVisual aid to teach correct pelvic floor exercisesStrengthens pelvic floor musclesDemonstrates benefit of bracing before cough etc.Allows improvement to be monitoredSingle patient useWhy is the Educator® important?It is recognised by Continence Care Specialists that teaching pelvic floor contractions is extremely difficult. Studies have shown that even with first class one to one tuition, half of those instructed will not contract the correct muscles.In fact half of those contracting incorrectly will get it so wrong that they are in danger of damaging their pelvic floor. Educator® is perfect for patients to use at home to ensure they are doing pelvic floor exercises correctly.Note: For hygiene reasons this product can NOT be returned once opened.Express Delivery AvailableSpecial PriceWas: £16.39Save: £2.46
- Neen - Aquaflex Pelvic Floor Exercise System Item Code:MS18433Want it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.The simple and effective way to strengthen pelvic floor muscles to help improve general pelvic health, restore bladder control and also improve sexual response and satisfaction.How does Aquaflex work?It is very important to exercise pelvic floor muscles correctly. The Aquaflex cone is inserted the same way as a tampon and cause the pelvic floor muscles to automatically contract around it in order to hold it in place. It is this reflex action that tones the muscles.As the muscles become stronger more weights can be added and the length of time that the cones are in place can be increased, up to 20 minutes per day.Exercise system consists of two cones and a set of four weights (5g, 10g and 2 x 20g)Once inserted correctly, Aquaflex cones automatically isolate and contract the pelvic floor musclesGradually add more weights as pelvic floor muscle strength increasesUsed daily for twenty minutes, improvements can be expected in just twelve weeksClinically proven – 70% of cases of stress incontinence can be cured or improved by using weighted vaginal conesSafe natural solution allowing women to take controlSingle patient useNote: For hygiene reasons this product can NOT be returned once opened.As featured on Channel 4's Embarrassing BodiesSee Video part 1 here & part 2 here - Remember the simplest ideas are the best!Express Delivery AvailableSpecial PriceWas: £33.70Save: £7.72
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