How many pelvic floor exercises should I do a day?
You should do pelvic floor muscle exercises 3 times each day. It can take time to train the muscles. You can reduce it to 1 session a day when you feel they are strong and react well when you squeeze them. This helps to keep them strong as you get older.
How can I do pelvic floor therapy at home?
Get into a crawling position. Press your bottom towards your feet, with your head against the floor and arms straight forward. Keep your hands on the floor and breathe in, allowing pelvic floor muscles to stretch. Hold this stretch for 2-3 minutes.
What are the most effective pelvic floor exercises?
To strengthen your pelvic floor muscles, sit comfortably and squeeze the muscles 10 to 15 times. Do not hold your breath or tighten your stomach, bottom or thigh muscles at the same time. When you get used to doing pelvic floor exercises, you can try holding each squeeze for a few seconds.