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Urinary Incontinence – Loss of Bladder Control

Urinary incontinence is the uncontrolled leaking of urine. More than 15 million American men and women suffer from urinary incontinence. If urinary incontinence prevents you from doing the activities that you want to do, talk to your health care provider. (more…)
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Urinary Incontinence Treatments

Some of the causes of urinary incontinence are temporary and easily reversible. These include: urinary tract infection vaginal infection or irritation medication constipation restricted mobility Although pads or diapers may prevent embarrassing leakage, other urinary incontinence treatments currently available can eliminate your need to wear such protection. The options listed here are good ways to…
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Urinary Tract Infection UTI In Children

A Urinary Tract Infection UTI in children is an infection in the urinary tract. Infections are caused by microbes—organisms too small to be seen without a microscope. Bacteria* are the most common cause of UTIs. Normally, bacteria that enter the urinary tract are quickly removed by the body before they cause symptoms. But sometimes bacteria…
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Urinary Tract Infections UTIs in Adults

Urinary tract infections UTIs in adults are the second most common type of infection in the body, accounting for about 8.1 million visits to health care providers each year. Women are especially prone to UTIs for anatomical reasons. One factor is that a woman’s urethra is shorter, allowing bacteria quicker access to the bladder. Also, a…
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Prostate Cancer Causes

On a basic level, prostate cancer Omaha is caused by changes in the DNA of a prostate cell. Scientists have made great progress in understanding how certain changes in DNA can make normal prostate cells grow abnormally and form cancers. DNA is the chemical in each of our cells that makes up our genes, the…
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