The Pelvic Floor Project

35. Hemorrhoids and the pelvic floor with Lacey Forsyth

February 07, 2022 Melissa Dessaulles from Mommy Berries Season 1 Episode 35
The Pelvic Floor Project
35. Hemorrhoids and the pelvic floor with Lacey Forsyth
Show Notes

In this episode, I sit down with physiotherapist, Lacey Forsyth to discuss: 

  • What are hemorrhoids? 
  • Symptoms
  • Causes
  • How hemorrhoids are related to the pelvic floor
  • Treatment options

Lacey Forsyth is a Registered Physical Therapist, Mama of 2 and Founder of Bump Physio & Co.

Lacey graduated from the University of British Columbia’s MPT program (UBC) in 2014 after receiving her Master of Arts degree in Sociology from Simon Fraser University in 2010 and an Honours BA from UBC in 2007. She has a passion for teaching and helping others which drew her to the physiotherapy profession. 

Currently, Lacey is the Founder & CEO of Bump Physio & Co a boutique physiotherapy practice with locations in both Port Moody and Langley, BC. In her role, Lacey maintains an active clinical caseload and is involved in teaching and mentoring physiotherapists. She is also an active member within the profession though her ongoing membership with PABC, CPA and the Women’s Health Division as well as a teaching assistant with Pelvic Health Solutions.

Outside of work, Lacey is an active Mom of 2 tween boys so most likely you’ll catch her with coffee in hand either at the local ice rink or on the side of the soccer pitch or volleyball court. 

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Links mentioned in episode:

  1. Episode 28 - Constipation is crappy
  2. Episode 1 - How well do you know your pelvic floor
  3. Venixxa

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