Reviewed by Nazia
Bandukwala, DO on
May 16, 2021
IMAGE PROVIDED BY:
1) Sebastian Kaulitzki / Thinkstock
Harvard Medical School: “Can ‘Holding It’ Hurt Your Bladder?”
Cedars-Sinai: “Anatomy of the Bladder.”
Cleveland Clinic: “How to Stop a Full Bladder From Killing Your Sleep,” “Kegel Exercises for Women & Men,” “Stress Urinary Incontinence,” “What Your Bladder is Trying to Tell You About Your Health.”
FamilyDoctor.org: “Interstitial Cystitis.”
Johns Hopkins Medicine: “Kidney, Ureter, and Bladder X-Ray.”
Kidshealth.org: “Your Urinary System.”
Mayo Clinic: “Urinary tract infection (UTI).”
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases: “The Urinary Tract & How It Works.”
Piedmont Healthcare: “How Long is it Safe to Hold Your Urine?”
Starbucks: “What are the Sizes of Starbucks Drinks?”
The Kidney and Urology Foundation of America
UCLA Health: “Kegel Exercises for Men.”
Urology Care Foundation: “SUI Frequently Asked Questions,” “What is Overactive Bladder?”
Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center: “Our Top Ten Food Trigger List.”
This tool does not provide medical advice.
See additional information.
THIS TOOL DOES NOT PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE. It is intended for general informational purposes only and does not address individual circumstances. It is not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment and should not be relied on to make decisions about your health. Never ignore professional medical advice in seeking treatment because of something you have read on the WebMD Site. If you think you may have a medical emergency, immediately call your doctor or dial 911.
© 2021 WebMD, LLC. All rights reserved.