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2013-11-14 23:27:25

National Bladder Health Week November 11-15, 2013 aims to bring awareness to the challenges one in three adults between the ages of 30-70 experience. Bladder control concerns cost women alone over 38 billion a year in diagnosis and treatment every year, more than the flu and breast cancer, but most suffer in silence instead of asking for help. Salem, MA (PRWEB) November 14, 2013 Bladder control concerns could be considered epidemic: 200 million suffer worldwide and over 25 million are...

2013-11-07 23:36:42

Eighteen vaginal mesh lawsuits have recently been filed by Wright & Schulte on behalf of women throughout the U.S. These cases allege that the various makers of defective mesh implants failed to warn consumers about the risks of serious complications associated with these devices. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) November 07, 2013 The Vaginal Mesh lawyers at Wright & Schulte’s have filed 18 transvaginal mesh lawsuits on behalf of women from Iowa, Ohio, Illinois, Nebraska, Georgia,...

2013-10-30 14:06:26

Knowing what symptoms to look for may help women with pelvic floor disorders improve their chances of successful treatment. But knowledge of these disorders is lacking among most women, and especially among women of color, according to a new study by researchers at Yale School of Medicine. The study appears in the October issue of the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Insufficient knowledge and misconceptions about pelvic floor disorders, which include urinary incontinence,...

2013-10-25 23:23:54

Urinary incontinence, or bladder leakage, affects up to 30 million American women. Nashville, Tennessee (PRWEB) October 25, 2013 Symptoms of stress incontinence include leakage that occurs after coughing, sneezing, laughing, or during exercise and is often related to weakened pelvic floor muscles. Symptoms of urge incontinence include a strong, sudden need to urinate due to bladder spasms or contractions. InTone™ is the first medical device that combines muscle stimulation and...

2013-10-19 23:02:33

Wright & Schulte has filed a vaginal mesh lawsuit against Ethicon, Inc. This mesh lawsuit against Ethicon alleges dangerous bladder mesh caused the plaintiff to develop serious injuries that have had a prolonged negative impact on her quality of life. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) October 19, 2013 A vaginal mesh lawsuit has recently been filed by Wright & Schulte’s attorneys on behalf of an Iowa woman who reportedly suffered severe injuries due to the allegedly defective design of...


Latest Urinary incontinence Reference Libraries

Cystoscopy
2013-01-18 11:39:08

Cystoscopy is a medical procedure to explore the bladder with a cytoscope, a small camera with magnification. The bladder is accessed by the cytoscope through the urethra. This procedure is used as a diagnostic tool for the medical provider. Reasons for Procedure There are several complaints from patients that would make this procedure a consideration of the medical provider. Patients that present with chronic urinary tract infections, decrease in bladder control, abnormal urine...

Urinary Bladder
2013-01-18 10:29:10

The urinary bladder is a hollow organ that holds the urine, a fluid by-product excreted from the kidneys. Once enough urine is collected within the bladder, pressure initiates the process of urination which expels the urine from the system completely. Formation and Orientation Bladders are a common organ in the Animal Kingdom but are unique in characteristics to each species. Within the human species, there are some differences between female and male bladders. The first difference is...

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