Posts Tagged ‘stress incontinence’

Using Biofeedback to Address Male Incontinence

Friday, July 24th, 2009

Urinary incontinence, defined by the International Continence Society as “a condition in which involuntary loss of urine is a social or hygienic problem and is objectively demonstrable,” is largely seen in our society as a woman’s problem.

And the statistics support that perception. Urinary incontinence is more common in women than men by a 2-1 ratio. However, 18 percent of men are affected by incontinence sometime in their lifetime and should be not ignored.

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