Incontinence

In Females there are three major types of incontinence: Urgency Incontinence-Can’t get to the bathroom in time. Stress Incontinence-Leakage associated with activity, cough or sneeze. ISD (Intrinsic sphincter deficiency)-Leakage that “just happens” while sitting or by standing or walking. Urgency Incontinence Urgency incontinence occurs when a person has the urge to urinate but doesn’t have…

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Female Recurrent Bladder Infections

Understanding Recurrent Bladder Infections in Women Women get urinary tract infections more often than men because they have a shorter urethra. The most common bacteria is E.Coli because this the most common organism in and about the perineum. Although E.Coli causes no symptoms on the skin or in the gastrointestinal tract, it is not normal…

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