Clinical Update: Are YOU brave enough to discuss incontinence? Women speak out about embarrassing issue

Posted by michelleadmin on October 7, 2016

Clinical Update: Are YOU brave enough to discuss incontinence? Women speak out about embarrassing issue

October 07, 2016 at 9:44 AM

WOMEN across the country have appeared in a documentary aiming to raise awareness for adult incontinence - which affects one in three women in the UK.

Silenced by shame, nearly half - 45 per cent -  of sufferers admit that sensitive bladder affects their happiness and can leave them feeling embarrassed in a body they feel is older than their years.

Urinary incontinence is the unintentional passing of urine, which can either occur when the bladder is under pressure, for example when people cough or laugh or feel a sudden, intense urge to pass urine.

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