What Are the Causes and Types of Stress Incontinence?
Title: What Are the Causes and Types of Stress Incontinence?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 1/13/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/13/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General - January 13, 2021 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Consumer Health: Treating bladder control problems in women
Urinary incontinence, or the loss of bladder control, is a common and often embarrassing problem. Severity can range from occasionally leaking urine when you cough or sneeze to having an urge to urinate that's so sudden and strong that you don't get to a toilet in time. Bladder control problems may require medical attention for [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - December 29, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2: Faecal incontinence may signal your blood sugar levels are too high
DIABETES type 2 turns sinister when blood sugar levels are left to rise without regulation. One warning sign that your blood sugar levels are consistently too high is faecal incontinence. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 27, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Simple gel injection can spare agony for men undergoing radiotherapy for prostate cancer
Almost 50,000 men are diagnosed with prostate cancer every year in the UK, and while surgery is one option, which can lead to impotence and urinary incontinence, another treatment is radiotherapy. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 5, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Radio podcast: 12/5/20
On the Mayo Clinic Radio podcast,?Dr. Jean Fox, a Mayo Clinic gastroenterologist, discusses?fecal incontinence, including treatment options and prevention. Also?on the podcast,?Dr. Ekta Kapoor, a Mayo Clinic internal medicine and women's health physician, explains the dangers of excess?belly fat. And?Dr. Michael Joyner, a Mayo Clinic anesthesiologist and human performance expert, discusses a recent?study?examining whether pushups [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - December 5, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

New XARELTO ® (rivaroxaban) Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) Data from EXPLORER Clinical Research Program to be Unveiled at American Heart Association (AHA) Scientific Sessions 2020
RARITAN, N.J., November 9, 2020 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced that 10 data presentations will be shared at the virtual American Heart Association (AHA) Scientific Sessions 2020 from November 13-17. Most notably, four new sub-analyses of XARELTO® (rivaroxaban) from the landmark VOYAGER PAD trial, part of the EXPLORER global cardiovascular research program, will be presented, including two live, featured science oral presentations. “We're pleased VOYAGER PAD was selected to be front and center once again at a major medical congress, as there's an urgent need f...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - November 9, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

DNA BIOPHARM ® Leads National Bladder Awareness Month Initiatives...
New Women’s Urinary Incontinence Supplement, FEMAXEEN®, sheds light on bladder health(PRWeb November 06, 2020)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/dna_biopharm_leads_national_bladder_awareness_month_initiatives_tied_to_femaxeen/prweb17529442.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - November 6, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Higher risk of future fecal incontinence after sphincter injuries
(University of Gothenburg) The risk of subsequent fecal incontinence and intestinal gas leakage is significantly higher among women who, during childbirth, have suffered a sphincter injury and consequent damage to the anal sphincter muscle, was shown in a new study from the University of Gothenburg. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - November 2, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Janssen Submits Application to U.S. FDA for New Indication to Expand Use of XARELTO ® (rivaroxaban) in Patients with Peripheral Artery Disease
RARITAN, NJ, October 26, 2020 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today it has submitted a supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for a new indication to expand the use of XARELTO® (rivaroxaban) in patients with peripheral artery disease (PAD). If approved, this new indication for the XARELTO® vascular dose (2.5 mg twice daily plus aspirin 75-100 mg once daily) would include reducing the risk of major thrombotic vascular events such as heart attack, stroke and amputation in patients after recent lower-extremity revasculariz...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - October 26, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

$1.6 Million grant to reverse urinary incontinence
(University of Houston) With a $1.6 million grant, a University of Houston researcher is working to reverse pelvic floor dysfunction which can result in urinary incontinence, a condition affecting 30-60% of the female population and 5-15% of males. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - October 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Kegels: Underused by women to treat and prevent urinary incontinence
(Mary Ann Liebert, Inc./Genetic Engineering News) Kegels are underused to treat and prevent urinary incontinence, especially during pregnancy and the postpartum period. This woman-controlled, non-invasive muscle exercise should be taught and the use of Kegels encouraged by providers (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - October 13, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Medtronic Announces First Patient Implanted in ELITE Study of InterStim(TM) Micro
ELITE is the Only Study of a Rechargeable Sacral Neurostimulation System to Include All Four Indications, Including Fecal Incontinence, Which Affects Millions DUBLIN, Oct. 6, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT), t... Devices, Urology Medtronic, InterStim Micro, sacral neurostimulation (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - October 6, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q and A: Pregnancy and prolapse concerns
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I am seven months pregnant with my first child. My obstetrician said I have ureterocele. He also mentioned bladder prolapse. I am not having incontinence at the moment, but I have a lot of pain and always feel like I'm on the verge of an accident. I am trying to understand the [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - September 17, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Common class of drugs linked to increased risk of Alzheimer's disease
(University of California - San Diego) UC San Diego researchers report that a class of drugs used for a broad array of conditions, from allergies and colds to hypertension and urinary incontinence, may be associated with an increased risk of cognitive decline, particularly in older adults at greater risk for Alzheimer's disease. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 4, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Magnetic stimulation dramatically improves fecal incontinence
(Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University) Painless magnetic stimulation of nerves that regulate muscles in the anus and rectum appears to improve their function and dramatically reduce episodes of fecal incontinence, a debilitating problem affecting about 10% of the population, investigators report. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - August 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Fixed or Adjustable Sling for Stress Urinary Incontinence Fixed or Adjustable Sling for Stress Urinary Incontinence
What are the advantages of each of these types of male slings for stress urinary incontinence -- and how do they differ?Translational Andrology and Urology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology Journal Article Source Type: news

Botox Injections May Ease Depression
MONDAY, Aug. 3, 2020 -- Botox injections, which are commonly used to lessen wrinkles, migraines, muscle spasms, excessive sweating, and incontinence, may also help treat depression, according to a study published online July 30 in Scientific... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 3, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Vaginal mesh implant: What is the ‘scandal’ and are you entitled to make a claim?
VAGINAL mesh implants were introduced in 1998 as a quick and easy way to treat stress urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse in women, particular after childbirth. But the surgery has been found to be life-changing and sometimes irreversible. Could you be entitled to compensation? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 20, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tension-Free Tape Repair May Boost Sexual Function Related to Stress Incontinence Tension-Free Tape Repair May Boost Sexual Function Related to Stress Incontinence
Slingplasty with tension-free vaginal tape improved sexual function in women with stress urinary incontinence in a study in China. Sexual function improved in 77% of women and was unchanged in 17%.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - July 16, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology News Source Type: news

Will victims of mesh scandal be betrayed all over again? Baroness warns against report being ignored
Since 2011, Good Health has been telling the stories of women whose lives had been devastated by problems with the plastic tension-free vaginal tape (TVT) inserted to treat incontinence and prolapse. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Impact of urinary incontinence on falls in the older population: 2017 national survey of older Koreans - Moon S, Chung HS, Yu JM, Na HR, Kim SJ, Ko KJ, Choi DK, Kwon O, Lee YG, Cho ST.
OBJECTIVES: To investigate the association and influence of urinary incontinence (UI) on falls in older adults using the 2017 National Survey of Older Koreans data. METHODS: We retrospectively analyzed the 2017 National Survey of Older Koreans, which w... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Quebec women should be reimbursed for implant removal in U.S., report says
Quebec's college of physicians is recommending that dozens of women who have been forced to travel to the United States for surgery — to remove implants to treat incontinence — be reimbursed by the province's health insurance board. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - June 16, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Montreal Source Type: news

Geriatric giants in women over 65 years living in a rural area in Turkey - Yalcintas E, Demirci H, Aykurt Karlibel I, Turkoglu AR, Kasapoglu Aksoy M, Coban S.
The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of fall tendency, urinary incontinence, and dementia in women over 65  years of age living in rural areas of Turkey. The research was a descriptive study. Mini-Mental tests, The International Consultati... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Assessing costs of vaginal anti-incontinence procedures in the US
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - April 30, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

What is skin maceration, and how can you treat it at home?
Skin maceration is a condition that's fairly common. If you've ever spent a long period of time swimming or soaking in a tub, you've probably noticed the skin's soft, whitish, wrinkled appearance that results. In simplest terms, it's oversaturated skin caused by prolonged exposure to water or moisture. In ordinary circumstances like bathing, it's rather harmless and not a problem. When macerated skin occurs around wounds, however, you need to take steps to avoid further complications. Skin maceration is oversaturated skin caused by exposure to moisture, which can lead to complications if left untre...
Source: Advanced Tissue - April 28, 2020 Category: Dermatology Authors: AdvancedTissue Tags: Wound Care Wound healing Wound care products Source Type: news

In Ethiopia, Nurses and Midwives Help Mothers Overcome the Pain and Shame of Fistula
By Katherine Seaton, Editorial Officer ; Omar Mohammed, Program OfficerApril 15, 2020Anab Farah, a young woman in Somali State, Ethiopia, thought she was prepared for the birth of her first child. But when she went into labor at her home, she wasn’t able to give birth. For 24 hours, she suffered from obstructed labor. Her traditional birth attendant didn’t know what to do and, after using inappropriate procedures to induce delivery, Anab was told she had to go to a nearby health center to complete her delivery.When she arrived at the Lafa Ciise Health Center, a midwife helped her deliver a healthy baby boy....
Source: IntraHealth International - April 13, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: kseaton Tags: Maternal, Newborn, & Child Health Midwives Source Type: news

Viveve Could Hit Reset Button After Failing to Meet Endpoints in Trial
Viveve Medical has hit a snag after it failed to meet the endpoints in a clinical trial for technology to improve the sexual function in women following vaginal childbirth. The Englewood, CO-based company said as a result of the results and impact from the COVID-19 pandemic that it was evaluating strategic alternatives, as well as actively assessing its current organization and cost structure. Viveve is developing a Cryogen-cooled Monopolar Radiofrequency (CMRF) technology that can treat vaginal laxity. The technology delivers RF energy deeply into soft tissues – which results in neocollagenesis, or a str...
Source: MDDI - April 9, 2020 Category: Medical Devices Tags: Business Source Type: news

Magnetic stimulation may help common problem of fecal incontinence
(Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University) A low-cost, noninvasive treatment that uses the power of the magnet to stimulate and heal nerves key to bowel control is under study for the disabling and common problem of stool leakage, or fecal incontinence. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 1, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Staggering numbers of women unable to exercise decision-making over their own bodies, new UNFPA report shows
UNITED NATIONS, New York/BAMAKO, Mali/PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti– Out of nine pregnancies, Kadiatou experienced five tragic stillbirths, all at her home in rural Mali. Each time, she gave birth without the assistance of a skilled attendant. She never received antenatal care.None of this was her choice.Her ninth pregnancy ended in an excruciating and prolonged labour, which led to an obstetric fistula – a traumatic birth injury that causes chronic incontinence, and can lead to pain, infection and rejection by the community. (Source: UNFPA News)
Source: UNFPA News - March 31, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: zerzan Source Type: news

Landmark Phase 3 VOYAGER PAD Study of XARELTO ® (rivaroxaban) Plus Aspirin Shows Significant Benefit in Patients with Symptomatic Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) after Lower-Extremity Revascularization
RARITAN, NJ, March 28, 2020 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced the VOYAGER PAD study met its primary efficacy and principal safety endpoints, demonstrating the XARELTO® (rivaroxaban) vascular dose (2.5 mg twice daily) plus aspirin (100 mg once daily) was superior to aspirin alone in reducing the risk of major adverse limb and cardiovascular (CV) events by 15 percent in patients with symptomatic peripheral artery disease (PAD) after lower-extremity revascularization, with similar rates of TIMI[1] major bleeding. VOYAGER PAD is the only study to show a significant benefi...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - March 28, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Inpatient'Voiding School' Could Boost Continence in Kids With Refractory Non-neurogenic Overactive Bladder Inpatient'Voiding School' Could Boost Continence in Kids With Refractory Non-neurogenic Overactive Bladder
An inpatient bladder rehabilitation"voiding school" appears to improve day- and night-time incontinence in children with refractory non-neurogenic overactive bladder, researchers from Belgium report.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - March 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

Janssen Highlights Continued Commitment to Cardiovascular & Metabolic Healthcare Solutions with Late-Breaking Data at the First Fully Virtual American College of Cardiology Scientific Session
RARITAN, N.J., March 20, 2020 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today that it will unveil late-breaking data from its leading cardiovascular and metabolism portfolio during the virtual American College of Cardiology’s 69th Annual Scientific Session together with the World Congress of Cardiology (ACC.20/WCC) on March 28-30, 2020. Notably, four late-breaking abstracts for XARELTO® (rivaroxaban) will be presented, including data from the Phase 3 VOYAGER PAD study in patients with symptomatic peripheral artery disease (PAD) after lower-extremity revascularization.Click to...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - March 20, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Proposed Legislation Targets a Critical Regulatory-Reimbursement Gap for Medical Devices
Reggie Dye went 15 years without seeing a physician, in part because he had always been incredibly healthy. He regularly does high-intensity worksouts, enjoys hiking, golf, and can't remember the last time he even had a cold. But a preventative health evaluation incentive program his company offered in 2016 taught him that even the healthiest individuals are not immune to prostate cancer. After two prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening tests, followed by additional testing, Dye was diagnosed with localized prostate cancer. At first, he was given the choice of active surveillance, als...
Source: MDDI - March 11, 2020 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Amanda Pedersen Tags: Regulatory and Compliance Source Type: news

Polycystic ovary syndrome: poorly understood
Women need better treatment and advice Related items fromOnMedica Ibuprofen not a safe alternative to antibiotics for uncomplicated UTIs Increasing fluid intake reduces recurrent cystitis in some women Midwives demand ‘equivalence’ in prison perinatal care Surgical mesh last resort for prolapse or incontinence Surgical options must be ‘last resort’ for stress incontinence (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - March 9, 2020 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

BTL Continues to Transform Non-Invasive Aesthetics by Launching the EMSELLA(R) applicator with up to 2.5 Tesla (T) for the EMSCULPT(R) platform(1)
The ground-breaking "Core to Floor" procedure benefits over 200M people worldwide(2) who suffer from male and female urinary incontinence. MARLBOROUGH, Mass., March 9, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- BTL, the manufacturer be... Devices, Urology, Product Launch BTL , EMSCULPT, urinary incontinence (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - March 9, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

New research takes p*** out of incontinence
(University of Portsmouth) Millions of people might eventually be spared the embarrassment and extreme isolation caused by wetting themselves, thanks to new research. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

How patches made from human placenta could save men's love lives
Patches made from human placenta could prevent men becoming impotent following prostate cancer surgery. Incontinence and erectile dysfunction can occur in up to seven in ten men. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ease drug-resistant overactive bladder with wireless device, doctors advised
Can be inserted under skin to stimulate sacral nerve, says NICE Related items fromOnMedica Surgical mesh last resort for prolapse or incontinence Pelvic organ prolapse Strong women ’s rights linked to better health Hundreds of women take legal action over vaginal mesh implants Surgical options must be ‘last resort’ for stress incontinence (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - February 13, 2020 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Chinese Vlogger Detailing Life – and Death — Amid Coronavirus Outbreak in Wuhan Disappears, Allegedly ‘Forcibly Quarantined’
(BEIJING) — After nearly a week of roaming China’s epidemic-struck city, filming the dead and the sickened in overwhelmed hospitals, the strain of being hounded by both the new virus and the country’s dissent-quelling police started to tell. Chen Qiushi looked haggard and disheveled in his online posts, an almost unrecognizable shadow of the energetic young man who had rolled into Wuhan on a self-assigned mission to tell its inhabitants’ stories, just as authorities locked the city down almost three weeks ago. Read more: The Coronavirus Outbreak Should Bring Out the Best in Humanity Until he disapp...
Source: TIME: Health - February 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: JOHN LEICESTER and DAKE KANG / AP Tags: Uncategorized China coronavirus COVID-19 onetime Source Type: news

Urinary and fecal incontinence are independently associated with falls risk among older women and men with complex needs: A national population study - Schluter PJ, Askew DA, Jamieson HA, Arnold EP.
AIMS: To determine the relationships between urinary incontinence (UI), fecal incontinence (FI), and falls risk among community-dwelling older women and men with complex needs, after controlling for confounders. METHODS: All community care recipien... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Sexual Function Improves in Women Who Have Had Anti-Incontinence Surgery Sexual Function Improves in Women Who Have Had Anti-Incontinence Surgery
Surgery for stress incontinence is associated with significant improvements in female sexual function through 24 months after surgery, according to a secondary analysis of two clinical trials.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - February 6, 2020 Category: Surgery Tags: Urology News Source Type: news

J & amp;J Plans to Appeal $344M Transvaginal Mesh Verdict
Johnson and Johnson said it will appeal a ruling in the State of California’s transvaginal mesh case that would have it pay $344 million over deceptive marketing practices for its pelvic mesh products. The California Department of Justice sued J&J and its Ethicon unit in May of 2016 alleging the company neglected to inform both patients and doctors of possible severe complications from the products and misrepresented the frequency and severity of risks the products posed. The trial began on July 15, 2019. In a release, California Attorney General Xavier Becerra said, “[J&J] inten...
Source: MDDI - January 31, 2020 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Omar Ford Tags: Business Source Type: news

Stress Urinary Incontinence Post-Prostatectomy May Lead to Pelvic Floor Overactivity
This study suggested that along with pelvic floor underactivity, men who had a prostatectomy and experienced stress urinary incontinence as a result have pelvic floor overactivity as well. (Source: CancerNetwork)
Source: CancerNetwork - January 28, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Hannah Slater Source Type: news

Economic burden of maternal morbidity - a systematic review of cost-of-illness studies - Moran PS, Wuytack F, Turner M, Normand C, Brown S, Begley C, Daly D.
AIM: To estimate the economic burden of common health problems associated with pregnancy and childbirth, such as incontinence, mental health problems, or gestational diabetes, excluding acute complications of labour or birth, or severe acute adverse matern... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Medtronic Wins CE Mark for Rechargeable Sacral Neuromodulation Tech
The sacral neuromodulation market continues to see disruption as Medtronic scores a CE mark for its InterStim Micro neurostimulator and InterStim SureScan MRI leads, clearing the technologies for sale in Europe. InterStim Micro is a rechargeable device that delivers sacral neuromodulation (SNM) therapy to treat overactive bladder (OAB), fecal incontinence (FI) and non-obstructive urinary retention. It is 80% smaller than the existing recharge-free InterStim II neurostimulator and could reduce the need for battery replacement surgeries due to its life of 15 years. It also features Medtronic'sÂ&...
Source: MDDI - January 14, 2020 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Amanda Pedersen Tags: Business Source Type: news

Tailored Pelvic PT May Curb Post-Prostatectomy Stress Incontinence, Pain Tailored Pelvic PT May Curb Post-Prostatectomy Stress Incontinence, Pain
After prostate surgery, individualized pelvic physical therapy to relax or strengthen the pelvic muscles may be more effective for reducing stress urinary incontinence (SUI) and pelvic pain than muscle strengthening alone, researchers suggest.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - January 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about urinary retention
Urinary retention can cause the need to urinate very frequently, the urge to urinate again straight after using the bathroom, or incontinence. Read more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - January 7, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology / Nephrology Source Type: news

Individualized PT Can Reduce Incontinence After Prostatectomy
FRIDAY, Jan. 3, 2020 -- For men with postprostatectomy stress urinary incontinence (SUI), an individualized pelvic physical therapy (PT) program aimed at normalizing pelvic floor dysfunction (PFD) is associated with a decrease in SUI and pelvic... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - January 3, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Individualized physical therapy reduces incontinence, pain in men after prostate surgery
(UT Southwestern Medical Center) For decades, therapy to strengthen pelvic muscles has been the standard treatment for men dealing with urinary incontinence after prostate surgery. But a new study suggests that may not be the best approach. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - December 30, 2019 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

MD+DI Readers Rally Behind Axonics for Company of the Year
Last week MD+DI announced Zimmer Biomet as our editors' choice for 2019 Medtech Company of the Year for its impressive turnaround efforts. But as much as we enjoy recognizing our choice each year, it's always fun to see which company is the favorite among our readership. Out of a whopping 2,651 readers who responded to this year's survey, 45.34% (1,202) voted for Axonics Modulation Technologies out of the 10 finalists. Indeed, 2019 was a critical year for Axonics as it won FDA approval for two indications of its implantable rechargeable sacral neuromodulation&Acir...
Source: MDDI - December 20, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Amanda Pedersen Tags: Business Source Type: news