If you face urinary incontinence or the loss of bladder control, it is a common and embarrassing problem that ranges from leaking urine when you sneeze to having an urge to urinate so badly that you do not make it to the toilet.
If urinary incontinence affects your daily activities, please contact us at Adult & Pediatric Urology, LLC to see your doctor. For most people, simple lifestyle changes or medical treatment can ease discomfort or stop urinary incontinence.
There are many types of incontinence that you can experience, from stress to urge, overflow to functional, or a mix of many different kinds of incontinence.
There are many causes, certain drinks, foods, and medications can act as diuretics, UTI’s, constipations, pregnancy, menopause, or even neurological disorders can be a cause. Be sure to write down your symptoms and make a list of medications, changes and potential incontinence triggers.
If incontinence is frequent and affects your quality of life, it is important to see your doctor because urinary incontinence may indicate a more serious or unknown condition.
Before you let incontinence get in the way of your life, contact us at (505) 327-9111 and we can help you find the least invasive form of correction.