Urinary Incontinence

Urinary Incontinence

What is Urinary Incontinence? According to The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), urinary incontinence simply means leaking urine. Incontinence can range from leaking just a few drops of urine to complete emptying of the bladder. Symptoms Urgency – Having a strong urge to urinate Nocturia – Waking from sleep to urinate Dysuria – Painful urination Nocturnal enuresis – Leaking urine […]

Urinary Tract Infections

Urinary Tract Infections

How do Urinary Tract Infections develop? Most UTIs start in the lower urinary tract, which is made up of the urethra and bladder.  Bacteria from the bowel live on the skin near the anus or in the vagina. Since women’s urethras are located at the in the front of the vagina, they are more prone to […]