Treatment of Incontinence
If you experience incontinence (loss of bowel control, involuntary or accidental bowel leakage) here are some things you need to know:
You are not alone incontinence is common in men and women across all ages
You do not have to just live with it
Some medical conditions that cause incontinence can be treated
Incontinence does not have to be a part of aging
There are various management and treatment therapies to help improve continence
You should tell your doctor
Incontinence is a chronic, stressful, and limiting disorder. Treatment for incontinence should begin with attention to how you manage and what effect incontinence has on your daily life. Attention then can turn toward ways to minimize or contain incontinence.
"Managing incontinence means confronting and dealing with issues involving uncertainty, loss, and control."