SGH Pelvic Floor Disorders Webinar 2020: Pregnancy and Pelvic Floor Health

Pregnancy and childbirth is an unforgettable and often the most rewarding experience in a woman's life. However, carrying a baby to term often results in significant changes to the pelvic floor with inadvertent consequences to bladder and bowel function.

If you or your loved ones are expecting or intending to get pregnant, and wondering if you are at risk of pelvic floor problems during pregnancy, then this FREE webinar is for you!

Join our panel of experts from the Singapore General Hospital (SGH) Pelvic Floor Disorders Service to learn more about these issues.

Topics covered

  1. Urinary incontinence postpartum: How long will it last and what can I do about it?
    Dr Ng Lay Guat, Senior Consultant, Urology
  2. Help! Pregnancy has messed up my bowel habits! What are the causes and treatment options?
    Dr Cherylin Fu,
    Senior Consultant, Colorectal Surgery
  3. Am I at risk of pelvic floor injuries during my pregnancy?
    A/Prof Emile Tan, Head & Consultant, Colorectal Surgery
  4. Protecting your pelvic floor pre- and post-partum - what can I do?
    Dr Jason Lim, Therapy Assistant, Rehabilitation Services
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Date
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Type
17Oct
17 Oct 2020 - 17 Oct 2020
SGH Pelvic Floor Disorders Webinar 2020: Pregnancy and Pelvic Floor Health
Venue
Online webinar
Time
9:30 am to 10:30 am
Cost
Free
Language
English
Synopsis

Pregnancy and childbirth is an unforgettable and often the most rewarding experience in a woman's life. However, carrying a baby to term often results in significant changes to the pelvic floor with inadvertent consequences to bladder and bowel function.

If you or your loved ones are expecting or intending to get pregnant, and wondering if you are at risk of pelvic floor problems during pregnancy, then this FREE webinar is for you!

Join our panel of experts from the Singapore General Hospital (SGH) Pelvic Floor Disorders Service to learn more about these issues.

Topics covered

  1. Urinary incontinence postpartum: How long will it last and what can I do about it?
    Dr Ng Lay Guat, Senior Consultant, Urology
  2. Help! Pregnancy has messed up my bowel habits! What are the causes and treatment options?
    Dr Cherylin Fu,
    Senior Consultant, Colorectal Surgery
  3. Am I at risk of pelvic floor injuries during my pregnancy?
    A/Prof Emile Tan, Head & Consultant, Colorectal Surgery
  4. Protecting your pelvic floor pre- and post-partum - what can I do?
    Dr Jason Lim, Therapy Assistant, Rehabilitation Services
Audience
General Public
Registration

​Registration is required. Click here to register.

Contact
Information

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17Oct
17 Oct 2020 - 17 Oct 2020
Thrive in Your Golden Years - Age Well with Stronger Muscles
Venue
Free Webinar
Time
9:30 am to 11:20 am
Cost
Free
Language
English
Synopsis

​As we age, we will experience many changes to our body and daily functions. In this webinar by Changi General Hospital (CGH), under the 'Ageing-in-Place' series - discover how we can prepare ourselves well so that we can enjoy the golden years and continue living independently within our homes.

Join our speakers to learn how your mobility might be affected in the later years through a special demonstration of the Age Suit. Check out healthy recipes that can be easily replicated at home and easy-to-follow exercises to improve your fitness level.

Programme

​9.30am - 10am

Muscle Loss: How Will This Impact You?
Dr Samuel Chew, Senior Consultant, CGH

​10am - 10.30amProtein Up! Eating Right for Strong Muscles
Gladys Lim, Dietitian, CGH
​10.30am - 11am​Strengthen Your Muscles with Physical Activities
Loh Sin Yee, Senior Physiotherapist, CGH
​11am - 11.20am​Q&A

*Programme is subject to changes.

Pre registration is required.

Audience
Public
Registration

​Register at https://ihis.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_i96n7BwDQUKznynmSCCHTQ

*Registration will close once all slots are full

Contact
Information

​For any queries, please write in to public_forum@cgh.com.sg