Roughly one quarter of all U.S. women are affected by a pelvic floor disorder, according to research conducted by the National Institute for Health.

Weakened pelvic muscles may result in incontinence, discomfort and activity limitation.

Dr. Varuna Raizada, a specialist in Urogynecology and a board certified OB/GYN with Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center, discusses these disorders, how to prevent weakened pelvic muscles and treatment options for women who suffer from pelvic floor disorders.