Many women have experienced the embarrassing pee-your-pants sensation during a sudden cough, sneeze, or fit of laughter. But when your bladder leaks anywhere from a few drops to what feels like gallons on a frequent basis and moves from simply embarrassing to getting in the way of your regular life, you’re dealing with urinary incontinence. It’s time to seek treatment.
Doctors diagnose three different kinds of urinary incontinence:
To make it worse, you may experience other symptoms that often go along with urinary incontinence:
What Causes It?
Treatments for Urinary Incontinence
Once your provider diagnoses you with urinary continence, which usually involves a physical exam and gathering some information on your medical history, there are a number of different treatments that can help treat the cause and relieve the embarrassing symptoms.
Leaking urine can be embarrassing, but it can also be fixed. Instead of dealing with it by stocking up on maxi pads, make an appointment to see your provider. He or she can review your options to treat your incontinence and help you return to a normal life. Make an appointment by calling 307.637.7700.