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    1. Watch the Lattes: Too Much Caffeine May Lead to Bladder Problems

      July 21, 2000 -- Do you live for latte? Crave cola? If you're a woman, take heed: Researchers say drinking too much caffeine may put some women at risk for a difficult and embarrassing bladder control problem as they age. In a study of more than 250 women who were being evaluated for urinary inconti

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    2. Collagen Injections Can Halt Stress Incontinence

      May 3, 2000 (Atlanta) -- Collagen injections appear to be a good option for women who suffer from severe stress incontinence but don't want to have corrective surgery. Stress incontinence is the sudden leakage of urine caused by physical activities that put stress on the abdomen. In a study of 55 wo

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    3. Urinary Incontinence Among Men More Common Than Thought

      April 4, 2000 (Cleveland) -- Urinary incontinence among men is more common than previously thought, according to a new study, and most men appear to be suffering in silence, possibly because their physicians never ask about incontinence. About a third of the men in the study "said they had some leak

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    4. In Postmenopausal Women, Risk Factors for Incontinence Differ Depending on Disorder's Type

      Nov. 16, 1999 (New York) -- According to a study published in the journal Obstetrics and Gynecology, risk factors for involuntary leakage of urine (urinary incontinence) in postmenopausal women are specific to the type of incontinence that develops: ? "Stress" incontinence, which results from coughi

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