Category Archives: Urinary Incontinence

What Is Key-In-Lock (Urinary Urge) Syndrome?

It happens when we get home, when we arrive at work or when we arrive at the mall. We can’t help but have an overwhelming need to go to the bathroom. When we say overwhelming, it is both immediate and critical. Part of this all-consuming need is a fear that we won’t make it to…
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What is Cold Diuresis?

Do you ever notice an increase in urinary urgency or a need to go to the bathroom more if you are out in cold weather? If you know that feeling of needing to pee urgently, all the time, you are bound to agree, it's annoying. Cold diuresis is your body's way of preserving heat as…
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Travel Tips: Overactive Bladder (OAB)

An overactive bladder triggers a frequent feeling that you need to urinate, even if your bladder is empty. Overactive bladder (OAB) is a common urinary condition. Traveling with an overactive bladder can be quite daunting and challenging. It may even seem impossible, especially when considering making long trips or going overseas. However, you can treat…
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Bathroom Breaks & Your Health

A bathroom break is an activity where those in an organized gathering are given the opportunity to use the bathroom. You can usually see this being practiced in schools at recess or lunchtime. Teachers give permission for the students to use the bathroom for a certain amount of time. Bathroom breaks are deemed to be…
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Why Am I Having Difficulty Urinating?

The proper function of the urinary system is essential to the body. Kidneys filter waste from the blood and remove them with urine. Consciously holding your urine can cause your bladder to atrophy, or bacteria to multiply in your urinary system. With this, a urinary tract infection may develop, spread to the kidneys, and scar,…
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