Urinary incontinence is when you lose the ability to control your bladder. You may have urinary incontinence if you find yourself leaking urine (pee) with a simple cough or sneeze, or not being able to make it to the bathroom in time.
Urinary incontinence is sometimes called “frequent urination” or “overactive bladder.” However, treatment can bring relief.
There are three main types of urinary incontinence:
Certain activities, medicines, or foods may make your incontinence worse, including:
Other causes include:
Your healthcare provider will prescribe the best treatment for your condition. Treatment options include: