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Exercise

To put into action, practice, or force; to make use of something, such as a right or option.

To exercise dominion over land is to openly indicate absolute possession and control.

To exercise discretion is to choose between doing and not doing something, the decision being based on sound judgment.

exercise

(Discharge a function), verb act, administer, carry into execution, carry on, carry out, conduct, do duty, efficere, engage in, execute, exercere, facere, officiate, perform, practice, pursue, put in motion, put into action, put into effect, put into practice, serve as, translate into action, wage
Associated concepts: authority exercised under the United States Constitution, exercise an option, exercise jurisdiccion, exercise of judicial discretion
Foreign phrases: Cui jurisdictio data est, ea quoque connessa esse videntur, sine quibus jurisdictio explicari non potest.To whomsoever jurisdiction is given, those things also are supposed to be granted, without which the jurissiction cannot be exercised. Frustra est potentia quae nunquam venit in actum. A power is a vain one if it is never exercised.

exercise

(Use), verb apply, avail oneself of, bring into play, bring to bear, draw on, employ, make use of, operate, practice, put in action, put in practice, put to use, put to work, turn to account, utilize, wield
Associated concepts: exercise a right to vote, exercise an option, exercise discretion, exercise dominion, exercise due care, exercise of power
See also: act, apply, campaign, commission, discipline, effort, employ, endeavor, enterprise, exert, exploit, labor, officiate, operate, ply, practice, problem, resort, transaction, undertaking, wield, work
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The data revealed that booklet is good, and all experts constant about the important of the Kegel exercises and contents of the booklet
2012) Cochrane review, six studies compared Kegel exercise training with or without biofeedback to no treatment or verbal instructions on urinary incontinence.
Physicians should test whether their patients are able to do a proper Kegel exercise.
When you do this, you are contracting the muscles of the pelvic floor and are practising Kegel exercises.
Kegel exercises which was long known to help women with childbirth and recovery have been recommended for men as well by experts.
For instance, if you're experiencing urinary or fecal incontinence, your doctor may recommend Kegel exercises (described below) or medication.
4) Incontinence treatments may include behavioral modification, medication, a referral to physical therapy, perhaps surgery, and Kegel exercises.
Many women know about kegel exercises for the pelvic floor from when they were pregnant, but there are others that can be more effective.
29) This protocol arose after many patients were not improving with Kegel exercises alone.