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Urinary Incontinence

The loss of bladder control is a common and often embarrassing problem. The severity ranges from occasionally leaking urine when you cough or sneeze to having an urge to urinate that's so sudden and strong you don't get to a toilet in time. For most people, simple lifestyle changes or medical treatment can ease discomfort or stop urinary incontinence.

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The loss of bladder control can feel uncomfortable and embarrassing. While nearly 1 in 3 women may experience incontinence, it does not have to be a normal part of life. From lifestyle changes and medication to physical therapy and minimally invasive surgery, a variety of successful treatment options are available to fit your needs and lifestyle.

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