Women suffering from fecal incontinence may avoid exercise, worried about accidents and embarrassment. But can exercise help with fecal incontinence? It just may, so consider what exercise should still be practiced if you have fecal incontinence.
Can Incontinence Be Cured
Many women suffer from some form of incontinence, and some are too embarrassed to speak to their doctor. But there are effective treatment options for urinary and fecal incontinence, and in some instances incontinence can be cured.
What Is Fecal Incontinence?
The condition known as fecal incontinence or bowel incontinence can negatively impact your social life and work life, and may even have an effect on your self esteem and mental health. Here’s how to know whether you have fecal incontinence, so you can seek medical diagnosis and treatment.
Can Exercise Cause Incontinence?
Incontinence, particularly urinary incontinence, is a condition that can hinder our exercise and physical activity. But can exercise cause the condition that results in urine leakage?
Incontinence: Types, Causes, And Treatment
The embarrassment of leaking urine or stool can impact every area of your life. Understanding the types and causes of incontinence and seeking treatment can improve your quality of life.
What is Stress Urinary Incontinence?
There’s probably few among us who have never once leaked a little urine by mistake. But if this is a regular occurrence for you, then you may have a manageable condition called stress urinary incontinence. Stress urinary incontinence is a condition that impacts many women, where they accidentally leak urine—specifically …
Urinary Tract Fistulas
Urinary incontinence is a complex condition that affects millions of women. Incontinence greatly impact quality of life, damaging relationships, impacting self esteem, and leading to mental health concerns like social anxiety and isolation. Urinary tract fistulas can cause urinary incontinence, even though many women are not aware a fistula is …
What Happens To Your Body When You Drink Seltzer Water Every Day?
When people decide to be more proactive about their health, usually one of the first things they re-examine is their diet and nutrition, trying to find places where they can choose healthier alternatives to their old favorites. Juice, soda, and other sugary drinks are often the first things to go, …
What is Fecal Incontinence? Diagnosis & Treatment
One of our main goals is to help end the shame so many women experience around pelvic floor disorders. And perhaps nowhere is this more needed than around fecal incontinence. Fecal incontinence (also called bowel incontinence or anal incontinence) is the inability to control bowel movements. This can range from …
Are there ways to have more bladder control?
Question: “Are there ways to have more bladder control when I cough, sneeze or laugh? Eight times out of ten I experience leakage, and it’s really embarrassing.” Answer from Dr. Daniel Gruber, urogynecologist from Sibley Memorial Hospital in Washington D.C., part of John Hopkins medicine. There are two different types …
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