Adult Bedwetting: Causes & Solutions

Adult Bedwetting: Causes & Solutions

According to the National Association for Continence (NAFC), 5 million adults experience the condition of sleep enuresis (often referred to as bedwetting). While this health issue can be inconvenient, embarrassing, and even alarming, it can be managed. If you suffer from periodic or regular bedwetting, here are some tips and general information that can help.

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Causes of Incontinence

Causes of Incontinence

Urinary incontinence can occur for a number of different reasons, from a weakened urinary sphincter to having a bladder that is simply too full. It’s important to remember that incontinence is not a disease in itself, but it can be a symptom of another underlying condition. There are also different types of incontinence that can

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Male incontinence

Male incontinence

What is Male Incontinence? Male incontinence is the accidental leaking of urine in men. Urine is of course produced by the kidneys and stored in a sac of muscle called the bladder. In most cases, urine is held in the bladder by the urinary sphincter. When the bladder is full and there is a need

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Female incontinence

Female incontinence

Urinary incontinence actually occurs more frequently in women than in men, and is often associated with pregnancy, childbirth, and later on in life, menopause. It is technically defined as the unintentional loss of urine, as opposed to planned bathroom visits which are meant for that purpose. While the most common factors contributing to female incontinence

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