Dr. Michael Schlesinger of Piedmont HealthCare Urology encourages his patients affected by urinary incontinence to discuss their condition and how it affects their daily lives. With patient education, lifestyle changes and treatment options, urinary incontinence does not have to keep active seniors from doing what they enjoy. The following article by HealthDay News provides is an informative overview of urinary incontinence.
What is urinary incontinence?
If you frequently lose urine by accident, you have some type of urinary incontinence. You also have plenty of company. As many as 35 percent of older people living on their own have some degree of incontinence,