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How can pelvic muscle training devices help me with my urinary incontinence?

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You can use these products when you do Kegel exercises, which help strengthen and control the muscles you clench when you try to hold in urine. While you don't need external devices to perform Kegels, you may find they help enhance your workout.

SOURCES:

University of Maryland Medical Center: "Urinary Incontinence -- Urinary Incontinence Products."

National Association for Continence: "Management Products for Women;" "Management Products for Men;" "Male Stress Urinary Incontinence;" and "Absorbent Products."

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists: "Urinary Incontinence."

National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse: "Urinary Incontinence in Women" and "Urinary Incontinence in Men."

 

Reviewed by Minesh Khatri on October 23, 2017

SOURCES:

University of Maryland Medical Center: "Urinary Incontinence -- Urinary Incontinence Products."

National Association for Continence: "Management Products for Women;" "Management Products for Men;" "Male Stress Urinary Incontinence;" and "Absorbent Products."

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists: "Urinary Incontinence."

National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse: "Urinary Incontinence in Women" and "Urinary Incontinence in Men."

 

Reviewed by Minesh Khatri on October 23, 2017

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