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Not all patients with stress urinary incontinence would consider their use, but for those who would, weighted vaginal cones may be a good treatment option.
Urinary Microbiomes Differ for Women With Urgency Incontinence
The bacteria profile of the bladders of women with urgency urinary incontinence may help with future prevention, diagnosis, and treatment options.
Mixed Incontinence Rx: More High-Quality Evidence Needed
Do you have inconsistent results treating patients with mixed incontinence? It may be because most treatments are too conservative and symptom-based.
Scientists Home In on the Cause of Overactive Bladder
Finding 1: Urine isn’t sterile. Finding 2: All those bacteria in urine may not be so harmless. In fact, for some women, these microbes may cause overactive bladder.
Yoga for Incontinence? A Small Pilot Study Shows Some Benefit
Strengthening pelvic floor muscles through yoga just may be helpful for women with urinary incontinence, particularly stress incontinence.
New Findings Could Improve Surgical Treatment of Prolapse, SUI
The two widely used surgeries for apical prolapse work equally well for both apical prolapse and stress urinary incontinence two years postsurgery, research shows.
Effectiveness of Pelvic Floor Muscle Training as Adjunctive Therapy for UI Still Unknown
There is not enough good evidence showing that pelvic floor muscle training benefits patients already receiving active treatment for urinary incontinence, finds a new Cochrane analysis.
Women’s Understanding of Pelvic Floor Disorders Is Poor
Women overall know little about urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse, but the knowledge gap is greater for non-white women, survey results show.
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