Postpartum Pelvic Organ Prolapse

Pregnancy and birth are a wild, transformative experience. Sometimes it changes your body in completely unexpected ways. These changes are not always controversial or, as everyone knows, postpartum can leave people with uncomfortable, sometimes debilitating symptoms for years. Many pain and problems experienced in the postpartum period originate from the pelvic floor. What is the …

Quick Facts: What You Need to Know About Vaginal Prolapse

Dr. Medically reviewed by Rashmi Kudesia It’s scary to think about, but sometimes your internal organs can protrude through your vaginal opening. It’s called a vaginal prolapse. And while many women find it alarming and embarrassing, it’s probably more common than you might think. More One-third of U.S. women they experience some form of vaginal …