Category: Bladder Control

Bladder Problems? Eat This, Not That!

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Urge incontinence can be a big problem, causing you to have a sudden, intense sensation that you need to urinate. Sometimes, incontinence may actually occur, with a small (hopefully) amount of urine “let loose.” In treating urge incontinence, lifestyle modifications Learn more »

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When it comes to overactive bladder, it’s time for the truth

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Like many common problems, there can be a lot of bad information and misconceptions around them. This is particularly true when it comes to overactive bladder. It’s a problem for many of us — the National Association for Continence reports Learn more »

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Is your bladder controlling you?

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Some call it a bladder issue, others, bladder control. Some don’t speak of it at all. But the fact is, millions of men and women live every day with urinary incontinence, or Overactive Bladder (OAB), as it is often called. Learn more »

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Get to Know the Causes of OAB

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Having an overactive bladder, also known as OAB, can be frustrating. Although it is more common in people over 40, we also get younger patients here at our Plano urology practice who need bladder control treatments. The bladder becomes overactive once Learn more »

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Pelvic Floor Exercises for Your Overactive Bladder

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One way to take control over your overactive bladder is to perform pelvic floor exercises or Kegels. It is important to know how to do these routines right in order to control your urine leaks. Don’t worry. Here are tips Learn more »

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Symptoms Commonly Associated with a Urinary Tract Infection

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A UTI infection does not occur in one specific place within the body’s urinary tract. The urinary tract begins at the opening of the urethra and goes along to the kidneys. It consists of the bladder, urethra, and ureters. A Learn more »

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Controlling the Urge

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Urinary incontinence is a serious and bothersome condition for both men and women.  Incontinence or the accidental release of urine is not a medical condition in itself.  Not many know that it is usually a manifestation of an underlying problem Learn more »

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Your Common Overactive Bladder Questions Answered

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If you have been having trouble lately with your urinary habits, you might have an overactive bladder, also known as OAB. The most common symptom of OAB is that sudden and uncontrollable urge to urinate. Dr. Michael G. Wierschem and Learn more »

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