advertisement
Updated 29 February 2016

News you should know

0

Go easy on the coffee - it can give you a leaky bladder

Women who consume a lot of caffeinated beverages may have a slightly increased risk of urinary incontinence, a new study suggests.

Could botox be a easy solution for urinary incontinence and overactive bladder

Dr. Elizabeth Mueller, medical director of Urogynecology at Loyola in the US, explains how Botox is a very effective treatment for muscle spasms.

Why the menopause could bring with it urinary incontinence for some women

A bout of coughing or even a good laugh may lead to an embarrassing little accident - decreasing oestrogen levels can weaken muscles controlling the bladder and urethra.

Unsure about incontinence?

Our Incontinence Expert is here to answer all your questions!

 
advertisement

Live healthier

FYI »

When the flu turns deadly Why the flu makes you feel so miserable

Could a deadly flu strain hit SA this winter?

Following an intense flu season in the US and UK, should we be worried about our own upcoming flu season?

Alcohol and acne »

Dagga vs alcohol: Which is worse? SEE: Why you are drinking more alcohol than you realise

Does alcohol cause acne?

Some foods can be a trigger for acne, but what about alcohol? Dermatologist Dr Nerissa Moodley weighs in.