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ACP Releases New Recommendations For Treating Urinary

ACP Releases New Recommendations For Treating Urinary Incontinence In Women

Steve Majewski, American College of Physicians Kegel exercises, bladder training, and weight loss are among recommendations in ACP’s new evidence-based guideline Kegel exercises to strengthen pelvic floor muscles, bladder training, and...

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2014-08-19 08:30:23

IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly half (46 percent) of women age 45 or older who experience symptoms of overactive bladder (OAB) say their current treatment does not address their OAB symptoms, according to a recent survey (n=1,017) conducted by The Harris Poll on behalf of Allergan, Inc.(1) An estimated 39 million Americans are currently living with OAB,(2) a common, sometimes disabling condition(3) often associated with a considerable impact on patients with symptoms...

Product Engineering May Draw Inspiration From Animal Pee Study
2014-07-01 12:47:01

[ Watch the Video: Water Experiment 1: Empty In The Same Time Span ] Gerard LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A recent study from the Georgia Institute of Technology on how quickly animals urinate reveals that previous information on urinary flow dynamics may not "hold water" after all. David Hu, Georgia Tech’s assistant professor led the study of how quickly 32 different animals urinated. The findings indicate that animals will urinate in about the same time no...

2014-06-30 08:29:46

MINNEAPOLIS, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Uroplasty, Inc. (NASDAQ: UPI) a medical device company that develops, manufactures and markets innovative proprietary products for the treatment of voiding dysfunctions, reported that in the recently updated Overactive Bladder (OAB) treatment guideline from the American Urological Association (AUA) and the Society of Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine & Urogenital Reconstruction (SUFU), Percutaneous Tibial Nerve Stimulation (PTNS) is...

2014-06-19 23:16:34

NCMA’s Santa Rosa Urology and Dr. Michael Lazar provide diagnostics, treatment and management of a full spectrum of urologic health conditions including bladder stones. (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Bladder stones are exactly what they sound like; hard stone-like pieces of concentrated urine which have crystallized and clumped together. Interestingly enough, in developing nations, bladder stones are fairly common in children – and sadly, as a result of dehydration, infection and a low-protein...

2014-06-11 23:13:13

Developed by a team of Doctors, The Pee Pocket™ is ideal for any woman on the go, who has to go! New York, NY (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 The Pee Pocket™ female urinary device is perfect for athletes, travelers, the elderly, disabled, pregnancy, parents of young girls, post-surgery patients – any woman who might have to go while on the go! Active women who enjoy the outdoors, sports, music festivals, camping, hiking, biking, traveling, etc... Sketchy bathroom -- or nonexistent ones! --...

2014-05-17 12:20:20

Panel discusses management, safety and efficacy of botulinum toxin to treat overactive and neurogenic bladder ORLANDO, Fla., May 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While Botulinum toxin A (BTX-A) has become a household name for addressing wrinkles, two studies presented at the 109(th) Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Urological Association (AUA) are proving BTX-A to be more than just a cosmetic solution. During a joint press conference at the Orlando County Convention Center in...

2014-04-28 12:19:18

UCSF team discovers natural way to avoid accidental urine leakage An ancient form of meditation and exercise could help women who suffer from urinary incontinence, according to a new study from UC San Francisco. In a study scheduled to be published on April 25, 2014 in Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery, the official journal of the American Urogynecologic Society, UCSF researchers discovered that a yoga training program, designed to improve pelvic health, can help women...

2014-03-17 23:03:21

Urinate Now penned by Jake Rubin is the latest book for shy bladder sufferers who want to get rid of their shy bladder syndrome quickly and naturally. A full review on the site Vkool.com indicates if it is worth buying. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) March 17, 2014 Paruresis is a common type of social phobia in which the sufferer is unable to urinate in the presence of some other people. Paruresis is often first experienced at school. In addition, it is known by a wide range of colloquial terms such...

2014-03-12 23:30:58

In his latest book, Unisex Toilet Training, Anthony Seymour Browne points out key differences between standard toilet training and his new process. He explains why unisex toilet training is the easier, cleaner and healthier choice. New Rochelle, New York (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 As the pioneering author of the book Unisex Toilet Training, Anthony Seymour Browne is now contrasting his new process with traditional toilet training. His book explains some outstanding differences between the...

2014-02-06 08:27:59

~Positive Coverage Decision Adds 2.2 Million Covered Lives for Up to Two Years of Treatment with Urgent PC MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Uroplasty, Inc. (NASDAQ: UPI) a medical device company that develops, manufactures and markets innovative proprietary products for the treatment of voiding dysfunctions, today announced that Independence Blue Cross (IBC) has written a positive coverage policy for Percutaneous Tibial Nerve Stimulation (PTNS) delivered via Uroplasty's...


Latest Urination 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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