What Could It Be?
Unsure about what incontinence condition you may be dealing with? Try this simple quiz to learn more. You know more than you think!
While affecting mostly children, this condition can manifest in adults as well. Learn more about the "why" and how to develop a care plan.
Accidental Bowel Leakage (ABL) is a condition where you cannot hold a bowel movement before making it to the bathroom. Learn how to manage.
Click here to learn more about how an enlarged prostate can affect continence and how you can address your condition.
When two organs or vessels connect that shouldn't, it creates an unwanted passageway. The many causes and varieties of fistulas are explained here.
Urinary Incontinence is not an inevitable part of the aging process. It is a treatable condition in most circumstances. Learn more here.
Some patients have symptoms of both bowel and bladder incontinence. Click here to learn more about management and treatment options.
Neuroligical disorders can affect continence. The effects on bladder and bowel control as well as strategies to cope are detailed here.
If you need to go to the bathroom 2 or more times during the night, check out the causes and how you can get back to a full night's sleep.
An estimated 33 million people in the USA alone are dealing with an Overactive Bladder (OAB) - the urgent need to pass urine. Learn more about how you can treat your symptoms.
Pelvic Organ Prolapse
Click here to learn more about pelvic organ prolapse, including information about its causes and treatments that are available to you.
Peyronie’s Disease is estimated to affect as many as 10% of all men, and it becomes more common as you get older. To learn more about causes and treatment options, click here.
Pregnancy & Childbirth
It’s extremely common for pregnant women and those who have recently given birth to experience a range of incontinence issues. Fortunately, there are effective treatments and management strategies. Click here to learn more.
If you're experiencing anything from leakage or sudden and strong urges to urinate, read on.
For some, incontinence isn’t a matter of urinating when you don’t want to - instead, it’s an issue of not being able to urinate even when you feel the need. Click here to learn more.
Urinary Tract Infections
Urinary tract infections can produce a lot more than discomfort - they can also produce symptoms of incontinence. Click here learn how you can prevent and treat UTIs.
National Association for Continence is a national, private, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to improving the quality of life of people with #incontinence, #bladderleakage, bedwetting, OAB, SUI, nocturia, neurogenic bladder, pelvic organ prolapse, and pelvic floor disorders. NAFC's purpose is to be the leading source for public education and advocacy about the causes, prevention, diagnosis, treatments and management alternatives for incontinence.