Bladder and Urinary Tract Directory
Learn more about the bladder and the urinary tract functions as well as potential diseases and infections that can cause harm. Find news, articles, topic overviews and anatomy pages on the bladder and the urinary tract.
How Do Doctors Test for Urinary Incontinence in Women?
Feel cornered by a frequent, sudden need to “go”? Learn what tests your doctor can use to see if you have urinary incontinence.
What Are the Symptoms of Bladder Infections?
It’s important to treat bladder infections before they go to your kidneys. WebMD explains the symptoms of an infected bladder.
What Are Bladder Infections? What Causes Them?
Bladder infections can be painful, but they’re often easily treated. WebMD explains their causes in men and women.
Signs You Have Bladder Infection: Symptoms, Diagnosis, & Treatment
WebMD explains the diagnosis and treatment of bladder infections.
Sex, Exercise, and Stress Incontinence
Workouts and romance may trigger accidental urinary incontinence, but stress incontinence treatments can bring relief.
Best Ways to Lower Your Chance of Getting a UTI
Want to lower your chance of getting a urinary tract infection? Here are five lifestyle changes and two doctor-prescribed methods that can help.
Slideshows & Images
The Bladder (Human Anatomy): Function, Picture, Location, Definition
WebMD's Bladder Anatomy Page provides a detailed image and definition of the bladder and describes its function, location in the body, and conditions that affect the bladder.
Slideshow: OAB -- Helping an Overactive Bladder
Learn about OAB symptoms and treatment. See how to deal with bladder problems through lifestyle changes, surgery, medication, and more.
Slideshow: Why Do I Pee So Often?
You went to the bathroom to pee just a few minutes ago. Now you need to go again. What’s going on? Here are some possible reasons.
Slideshow: Myths and Facts About Your Bladder
The truth about a small bladder, night bathroom trips, aging, body weight, and other factors related to urinary incontinence are explored with pictures.