Updated 29 October 2015

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Vaginal mesh slings inserted by experienced doctors last longer

Patients undergoing surgery for urinary incontinence fared best when they had slings inserted by surgeons who performed the highest number of these procedures.

Over half of seniors are affected by incontinence

A recent report by the US Centres for Disease Control has indicated that over 50% of seniors suffer from incontinence.

Kegel exercises curb incontinence in late pregnancy

Pregnant women who exercise and strengthen their pelvic muscles are less likely to have problems with urine leakage in their third trimester, a new clinical trials finds.

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