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Reasons for stress incontinence

If you answer "Yes" to the following question: "Are you inkontinent (leaking of urine) by physical activity?" - You have probably stress incontinence.

The condition is often caused by the pelvic muscles bottom has been relaxed for one or more births. The problem may also be caused by:


  • Inappropriate tissvaner
  • Uhensigsm√¶ssige drinking habits
  • Obesity
  • Operations in the abdomen
  • Disease (eg bronchitis, constipation)
  • Medicine (such as diuretic drugs)
  • The menopause (presumably the formation of smaller female hormone estrogen)
Source: - Accounts Association
The text is published on 9/8- 2005

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