The Vagina Diaries

Why Every Mom Should See a Pelvic Floor Specialist

Jun 14, 2020
 
By: Dr. Andrea Yarbrough, PT, DPT
 
 
With all the new tasks that motherhood includes, it can seem overwhelming to add another item to the to-do list. If there is one thing every mother should do after giving birth, it’s scheduling an...
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Common Myths Around Pelvic Floor Health

Feb 16, 2020

Hi, everyone! I am excited about this blog post, because it’s something I think needs to be discussed.  

I find that there are many “myths” and issues floating around out there about pelvic health and I want to be sure we discuss them so you know...

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I Feel Shamed When Discussing Pelvic Health

Dec 01, 2019

I have felt this SO MANY Times...

I have felt guilty and ashamed trying to discuss problems like peeing my pants, or having pain with sex with people around me have terrible and life threatening diseases like cancer...ALS... SCI... 

I always feel guilty when I want to...

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Your Vagina Is Beautiful

Nov 24, 2019

I’m not sure if you’ve checked out my store, check the menu bar up top if you did, but if you haven’t, I wanted to give you some information about it! 

SWAG STORE

I LOVE promoting talking about things that are really uncomfortable. I love making people...

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Stop Laughing at Your Vulva!

Nov 17, 2019

Well, you’re laughing so it must not be important... 

I can’t tell you how many of my clients come in and say they told their partner what was going on “down there” and their partner laughed... 

This blog is for those of you suffering and for...

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Give Your Pussy Poise...Not Your Panties....

Oct 27, 2019

Yep, I said it. Did I offend you? I’m not sorry. For several reasons.  

  1. Pussy is defined as “a cat” but on urban dictionary is defined as “where babies come out of.”  

  2. Poise is a brand name for panty liners and I'm sick of...

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My Vagina Is Broken

Oct 06, 2019

I’ve shared with you about my sexual assault. How I felt emotionally, what it did to me mentally....but I’ve never shared with you what actually, truly happened with my vagina. 

You see, my sexual assault took so much from me. Notice I claim it...it’s...

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Just a Reminder of What a Pelvic PT Is...

Jun 30, 2019

 Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy

  •  PT added with the pelvic floor muscles 
    •  ie. muscles between the legs, muscles that helps with pooping, peeing, and sex
  • Incorporates orthopedic therapy
    • ie. lower back, core, hips, legs
  •  Expertise in...
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FEMMEMPOWERMENT AND ADVOCACY

Jun 15, 2019

What is FEMMEmpowerment and Advocacy?

Here I describe what FEMMEmpowerment and Advocacy is and what I do to help women in my specialization as a Physical Therapist.

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HERE TO EMPOWER WOMEN!

Jun 11, 2019

I had a patient come to me 4 weeks postpartum who heard that I can treat stress incontinence (leakage with coughing, laughing, sneezing, jumping rope and running).

We started treatments 6 weeks postpartum. I saw her 3 times, and she had no symptoms afterwards.

However, the...

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