Tag Archives: women

If you pee when you sneeze or exert yourself, your hips may be partly to blame

Woman sneezing

Two physical therapists at the University of New England believe that weak pelvic floor and hip muscles both contribute to a common form of incontinence in women. They’ve designed a study and are looking for participants. Read more …

Women. Turning 50? Grab Your Basketball and Join the Team!

Deb Smith Women over 50 Maine basketball

However you choose to acknowledge it, turning 50 is a milestone. For Susan Pillsbury, from Cape Elizabeth, Maine, it meant she was finally old enough to join the Maine Senior Women’s Basketball Team, which she did last year. The end of July she’ll be playing in her first National Senior Games tournament in Cleveland, Ohio. “I’m very nervous, but […]