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Bowel Incontinence

Bowel Incontinence Diagram

What is Bowel Incontinence and How Can You Prevent It? Bowel incontinence, also known as fecal incontinence, is the lack of ability to regulate your bowel movements causing stool to be involuntarily released from your rectum. This condition is characterized by a sporadic leakage of stool while passing gas to a total loss of bowel …

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Female Incontinence

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Gaining an Understanding of Female Incontinence Female incontinence also commonly referred to as urinary incontinence is a bladder control issue and condition where urine leaks involuntarily when you cough, laugh or take part in a strenuous activity. Female incontinence is more common in older women and women who have given birth. Women are twice more …

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Types Of Incontinence

Types of incontinence

Understanding The types and causes of incontinence Urinary incontinence is a common distressing condition characterized by involuntary urine leakage. The symptom for this condition varies from mild urine leaking to uncontrollable wetting and can happen to anyone both male and female. Urinary incontinence should not be considered as a disease, but a symptom for an …

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Incontinence Care

Incontinence Care

Incontinence Care- What Can be Done? Treatment of incontinence is entirely elective. In other words, no treatment is necessary at all unless you find the symptoms bothersome enough. Treatment should be individualized based on your symptoms, goals, and overall medical condition. Some patients with very severe incontinence are quite satisfied if treatment reduces the amount …

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What Are The Causes Of Incontinence

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Some Considerations In Determining What Causes Incontinence? Some people believe that incontinence is a disease but it is not, it is actually a symptom of something else. Incontinence can be caused by your daily habits, medical conditions, or physical problems. If you have continuing incontinence you may need your doctor to perform a medical analysis …

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Urinary Stress Incontinence

Urinary stress incontinence

All That You Wanted To Know About Urinary Stress Incontinence Urinary incontinence is a common problem that can cause a lot of embarrassment to a person. There are many types of urinary incontinence including stress incontinence, overflow incontinence, functional incontinence, urge incontinence and mixed incontinence. Stress incontinence is the most common among them. It is …

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Urinary Retention In Women

Urinary retention in women

An Overview of Urinary Retention in Women Urinary retention in women is simply the inability to urinate, which occurs more commonly in women than in men. Women suffering from urinary retention are not able to pass urine despite the persistent urge to urinate. Some women suffer from acute urinary retention while others suffer from chronic …

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Treatment For Incontinence

Treatment for incontinence

Finding The Best Treatment For Incontinence If you are suffering from this chronic, limiting and stressful condition called incontinence then you are not alone as this is a very common disorder affecting both male and female of all ages. The good news is that you do not have to live with it forever as it …

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Overactive Bladder Treatment

overactive bladder treatment

Finding An Effective Overactive Bladder Treatment Before you try to decide on an effective overactive bladder treatment you need to understand this important and vital organ and what is causing its condition. Overactive bladder is a condition which is recognized by unintentional and uncontrolled contractions of the bladder. This is a condition wherein, the bladder …

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Stress Incontinence Treatment

Stress incontinence treatment

How to approach stress incontinence treatment For individuals who have stress incontinence (which is due to any type of stress that is placed on the body like laughing too hard, surgery, or even childbirth), there are different stress incontinence treatment options your doctor might try as a solution. Depending on what caused the incontinence, how …

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