Category Archives: Pregnancy

Why French Women don’t pee their pants !

The French way! In France, any woman who has delivered a baby gets a ‘prescription’ for 10 free physiotherapy/ rehabilitation sessions to “re-educate” their pelvic floor- the group of muscles, ligaments, tendons and fascia that supports your pelvic organs, helps you have enjoyable sex and stops you from peeing in your pants (and lots of other things […]

Happy relocation anniversary to us!!

Exactly 5 years ago this week (January 2013) we moved out of our premises in The Aquatic Centre and into our newly converted clinic at 37 Mere Knolls Road, Sunderland.  We had been in The Aquatic Centre since 2010. Renting a small room where we provided all our therapies, did our own reception and admin work and […]

The Mummy MOT

  What is A MummyMOT? The Mummy MOT is a specialist post natal / women’s health assessment recommended for all women following delivery. Recommended from 6 weeks after delivery, but even if you delivered months or years ago, the assessment will still be extremely useful.  You will be asked lots of questions in order to […]

Mizan for Pregnancy and Post Natal

Pre/Post Natal Physiotherapy at Sunderland Physiotherapy Clinic

Mizan is good for you and baby: Many of the problems that we take for granted and accept as a normal part of being pregnant can be prevented. You don’t need to put up with pelvic girdle pain, tired aching legs, varicose veins or swollen ankles, nor do you have to cope with sickness, headaches, […]

Mizan Abdominal Therapy

Mizan Abdominal Therapy

Mizan (pronounced like Milan) is an Arabic word that means balance. Mizan Therapists seek to restore balance when life feels unbalanced – physically, emotionally or spiritually.There are many symptoms that can be helped with Mizan Abdominal Therapy; problems of the reproductive system, the digestive system and emotional blockages. Mizan Abdominal Therapy uses traditional reproductive healing […]

Infertility and Acupuncture

Infertility affects 1 in 6 couples. A further 1 in 4 then go on to use acupuncture through their IVF process. At Sunderland Physiotherapy Clinic we regularly see couples, women in particular who are seeking Acupuncture treatment to assist them. Below is a short summary of how Acupuncture may help. Acupuncture regulates female reproductive hormones Female […]

Pregnancy Massage – Customer Reviews

As many of you know we offer Pregnancy Massage. You can find out more about the massage itself by visiting the website page. But below are some fabulous comments from our previous customers……. “Excellent pregnancy massage! I suffer from SPD and after my massage I managed to sleep all night best money ever spent plus Lindsay […]

Arnica Salve

Here at Sunderland Physiotherapy Clinic, we only do organic. So as expected all things from Neals yard are 100% natural Being an arnica salve user myself,  I feel like it helps strengthen my muscles and protects my skin.  After use I am smelling fresh and have silky smooth skin. When I use my arnica salve […]

Baby Bare Body Butter – Product of the month!

Baby Bare Body Butter We would like to introduce you to the Baby Bare Body Butter! Absolutely 100% natural, completely organic and it has been tested by a cosmetic chemist to prove that it’s suitable for your babies skin, hair and scalp.   The aim of the product, you ask? To help keep your babies […]

Maternity Day: 12th April 2014

Sunderland Physiotherapy Clinic Maternity Day Are you a mam-to-be? In your 3rd trimester? How would you like a slot in our next Maternity Day on 12th April 2014? You’ll be greeted with a drink, hot and cold available, a slice of cake maybe? Photographs: Then taken into your own private mini shoot of you and bump […]