ARTICLES RELATING TO INCONTINENCE

This rare condition turns your pee purple

2019-11-04 04:45

What could possibly cause your pee to turn a vivid shade of purple?

Women who suffer from this disorder fear public humiliation, but one SA doctor is determined to change that

2019-09-09 11:50

Some women pay as much as R1 200 a month to manage the condition, but Dr Dakalo Arnold Muavha is committed to help put an end to women suffering in silence.

'I didn't feel like a woman anymore', fistula survivor tells of agony of living with the condition

2019-07-23 16:16

Welcoming a new baby into the world can bring a lot of joy for mothers – but what if the birth process brings pain, and shame, instead?

When should my child see a doctor for bedwetting?

2019-06-10 07:51

Bedwetting is a normal process of growing up, but when should it be considered a medical problem?

What exactly is a jade egg and do they have any legit benefits?

2019-05-11 15:00

Let's settle this once and for all.

How to live a fun, active life with urinary incontinence

2019-04-28 15:00

Urinary incontinence can be debilitating, but there are measures you can take to ensure a healthy, normal life.

How to choose the best 'discreet' pad for your lifestyle

2019-03-23 17:30

Urinary incontinence doesn't mean you have to wear an adult diaper. Here's how to choose the best product for your lifestyle.

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Watch: This device tells you how much pee you have in your bladder

It could go a long way toward helping seniors and people with disables prevent unplanned accidents.

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Incontinence horror: ‘A horse riding accident left me incontinent’

2018-12-27 13:17

Incontinence can be caused by age, child birth or, for one woman, a horse riding accident.

Incontinence – has there been any progress in treatment options?

2018-12-18 10:00

Despite extensive research and many people suffering from this problem, coping with urinary incontinence hasn't changed much since ancient times.

 

Man has tweezers removed from urethra after 4 years

2019-10-09 13:30

If the thought of a foreign object in your urethra makes you cringe, rather skip this article...

Why a tight pelvic floor isn't the same as a strong one

2019-09-07 07:00

Kegels can only get you so far.

5 reasons why you shouldn’t leave urinary incontinence untreated

2019-06-15 18:30

No matter how embarrassed you feel about urinary incontinence, it should never be ignored. Here’s what can happen if you don't address the problem.

Uncontrollable orgasms are a problem you DON'T want to have

2019-05-27 21:00

They're actually painful.

Untrained caregivers bear burden of care for families

2019-05-09 16:00

One of the most demanding tasks performed by untrained home caregivers is managing incontinence.

What works best for women struggling with a leaky bladder?

2019-04-09 11:26

In a study, urinary incontinence patients were over five times more likely to see their symptoms improve with behavioural therapy, compared with no treatment.

Surgeons fear pelvic mesh lawsuits will spook patients

2019-01-15 09:17

Doctors who specialise in female pelvic medicine are criticizing lawsuits in the US over products used to treat pelvic floor disorders.

2018’s top 10 incontinent stories on Health24

2018-12-28 14:00

Everything you need to know about incontinence – from pelvic floor exercises for men to how an incontinence nappy works.

Why you should stay hydrated when you have urinary incontinence

2018-12-20 10:00

Your first impulse might be to limit your water intake to try and avoid accidents, but this is the worst thing you can do. Here’s why.

5 tips on travelling with urinary incontinence

2018-12-14 07:12

Urinary incontinence shouldn't put a damper on any travel plans. Here are tips to manage the condition if you are going away these holidays.

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