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APTA New Jersey Lecture

APTA New Jersey Lecture Marianne Ryan was recently invited by the American Physical Therapy Association of New Jersey to lecture on the subject of Non-invasive Physical Therapy Treatment of Pregnant and Postpartum Clients The course addresses the subject of take the fear out of treating pregnant women and learn how physical therapy can help in postpartum

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Why you should not expect to be Facebook ready a day after childbirth

Why you should not expect to be Facebook ready a day after childbirth As featured in Even though Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, looked great when she stepped out of the hospital only 10 hours after delivering her daughter, IT’S NOT THE NORM! After the excitement of childbirth, first-time moms are often shocked to discover

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Tips for New Parents

In a recent article published in the Natural Parent Magazine  Marianne Ryan gives tips to new parents on how to avoid aches and pains by learning how to lift your baby safely. Lifting Baby Out of a Stroller Picking your baby up out of a stroller is similar to picking your baby up out of a

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Sports Doctor Radio

Sports Doctor Radio Marianne Ryan makes another appearance on Sports Doctor radio, hosted by Dr Robert Weil, and discusses treatments that women can receive during and after pregnancy from a Physical Therapist. Listen Here MARIANNE RYAN PT, OCS is an award-winning author, physical therapist and board-certified orthopedic clinical specialist with more than 30 years’ experience

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Empowered Pregnancy Summit

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I am so excited to be part of the Empowered Pregnancy Summit hosted by my friend, Krystina Sloan.  Those of you who know me, know my commitment to mothers having a conscious, pleasant and strong pregnancy and birth.  That is why I chose to participate in this summit. Please join me and other experts as we

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C-Section Recovery 13 Great Tips

Writer Julie Revelant, a health journalist, interviewed Marianne Ryan PT in an article for FOXNEWS.com that gives 13 tips to use when recovering from a C-Section Delivery. Here is the outline of the tips: Take your prescribed painkillers.  Take probiotics.
 Learn how to care for the incision.
 Ask your provider about massage techniques which can help

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Every Mom Needs Physical Therapy

Julie Revelant who is a health journalist wrote an interesting article for FOXNEWS.com stressing that every mom needs and deserves to have physical therapy treatment after childbirth. Revelant compares the American medical care system to other countries, like France. In the US most people assume a woman’s body will magically “snap back together” 6 weeks after

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When is it Safe to Return to High Impact Exercises After Childbirth?

Many new mothers feel they have to do high impact workouts in order to build up a sweat, get fit, burn fat and lose baby weight. However, high impact exercise is a common cause of Stress Urinary Incontinence (SUI), or wetting yourself when you exercise/cough/sneeze, particularly in postnatal women. Fiona Rodgers who is an Australian physiotherapist  wrote a

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Baby Bod Book Review

Cassandra McCann did a wonderful book review of Baby Bod – Turn Flab to Fab in 12 Weeks Flat on her website, www.CassandraM’sPlace. <Thanks Cassandra!> To read the review CLICK HERE

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New Study Shows Physical Therapy Treatment for Infertility Can Help Women Get Pregnant

Bet you didn’t know that physical therapy can help infertility. A new study published in the Alternative Therapies Journal shows that using a special physical therapy technique is less expensive and not as invasive as traditional fertility treatment.  40 to 60 percent of the women in this study experienced success in getting pregnant. Infertility can

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