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Flourish Physical Therapy Resources, Information and links on infertility solutions
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Here are some helpful links, articles, and studies that you may find beneficial in your journey. If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact me and I’ll be happy to speak with you.


US Hospitals Held Accountable for C-section Rates




Postnatal Pelvic Floor Health.pdf


 Video: Jennifer Mercier of Mercier Therapy Demonstrates Pelvic Work










Articles and Studies

 Recovering from C-section


Expanding our Focus: C-section Recovery


 Mercier Therapy Helps Infertile Women Achieve Pregnancy.pdf


 Flourish PT Featured in SHAPE Magazine: Physical Therapy Can Increase Fertility and Help In Getting Pregnant

Information used on this website is adapted from Dr. Jennifer Mercier, http://www.expectamiracle.life, the Upledger Institute, www.upledger.com, the Chikly Institute, www.ChiklyInstitute.org, and the Zero Balancing Health Association, www.zerobalancing.com.