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urinary incontinence 

Urinary incontinence is the unintended urine leakage. It is a common problem and affects mostly women. According to the American Academy of Family Physicians, several millions of adults in the United States suffer with it. There are several types of urinary incontinence such as stress incontinence (stress urinary incontinence), overflow incontinence,. . . .+

Stress Incontinence

Stress Incontinence

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Urinary incontinence is the accidental leakage of urine. Stress urinary incontinence is the incontinence caused by physical activity of movement like running, weightlifting, laughing, coughing, sneezing etc. Stress urinary incontinence is caused when. . . .

Urinary Incontinence in Children

Urinary Incontinence in Children

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Urinary incontinence is the involuntary loss of urine. Children with urinary incontinence are not able to stay dry and tend to wet their trousers during the day or night. Also known as enuresis, urinary incontinence affects many children and usually. . . .

Inflatable Artificial Sphincter

Inflatable Artificial Sphincter

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Urine release from the bladder is controlled by sphincter muscles present at the opening of the bladder. Any weakness in the sphincter muscles can lead to urinary incontinence. In such cases an artificial urinary sphincter is used to treat stress urinary. . . .

Understanding Urge Incontinence

Understanding Urge Incontinence

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Urge urinary incontinence is the loss of urine when a person has a sudden and strong urge for urination. When bladder is filled with urine, bladder walls stretch and people feel an urge to urinate. The sphincter muscles around the opening of the bladder. . . .

Non-surgical Treatment for Urinary Incontinence in Women

Non-surgical Treatment for Urinary Incontinence in Women

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Urinary incontinence is the accidental loss of urine. Although, both men and women can have UI, it is twice as common in women as in men. Several non-surgical treatments are available to manage the condition, which include: 
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