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Bladder control problems, or urinary incontinence, can be embarrassing to talk about.
It is a common problem that can affect both men and women, caused by a variety of different factors, including overactive bladder muscles, damage to nerves that control the bladder, pelvic organ prolapse, and other physical and mental impairments. It is also related to pregnancy, childbirth, and menopause.
Different types of incontinence:
Urinary incontinence can happen at any age, but it is more common in the aging population and women. If you are experiencing urinary incontinence, you may be wondering: How do I know if it is normal or not?
The answer is not simple—it depends on what type of urinary incontinence you have and how often or severe it happens. Here are some signs that you should talk with your doctor about:
Urinary incontinence can be a very stressful experience. If you do experience more than 2 of the signs and think that it may be a health concern, see your doctor for further evaluation and testing to avoid any potential complications.