Living with overactive bladder — also called OAB — can be a challenge, with the urge to urinate occurring often and suddenly. It can be doubly frustrating when you don’t know what causes overactive bladder. Yet you’re not alone; as many as one in six adults over age 40 may have symptoms of OAB. When… Continue reading Causes of Overactive Bladder
If you have an overactive bladder, you’re not alone. About 25% of women over 18 have experienced urine leakage, and one in five adults over age 40 have OAB or problems with urge or frequency. But it may feel like you’re alone because OAB is something many people are embarrassed to talk about. OAB can… Continue reading OAB and Your Relationships: Talking With Your Partner
After a long day, you’ve settled down for a comfortable night’s sleep. You’re just drifting off when suddenly you feel a warm wetness between your legs — something you haven’t felt since you were about five years old. You’ve wet the bed. For the approximately 16% of people over the age of 18 who have… Continue reading Putting an Overactive Bladder to Bed
A new study shows that women who took estrogen-plus-progesterone hormone replacement therapy (HRT) were 71% more likely to die from lung cancer than those who took a placebo. The study was based on data collected during the Women’s Health Initiative (WHI) study, which was halted early when the health risks associated with HRT were found… Continue reading HRT Is Linked to Deaths From Lung Cancer
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Diet needs change as we move through life’s stages. Learn how and when to feed your baby or toddler. Find out which nutrients kids and teens need to build strong bones and teeth. Discover why women need fewer calories yet more nutrients than men, and see if an anti-aging diet will help you live to… Continue reading Kids to Anti-Aging
You’re going along, minding your own business, when it hits — an intense, out-of-the-blue desire for a candy bar or a cupcake or a bag of Fritos. If, at that moment, a Girl Scout were to come to your door, she could earn her cookie badge right on the spot. Hellooo, Thin Mints! Almost all… Continue reading Conquer Your Food Cravings