Bladder Pain Syndrome (Interstitial Cystitis)

Bladder Pain Syndrome/Interstitial Cystitis is a chronic bladder pain syndrome marked by feelings of pain and pressure in the bladder area. In addition, people with this disorder have lower urinary tract symptoms that last for more than 6 weeks without an infection or other clear cause of the pa... Read More

Female Urinary Incontinence

Urinary incontinence is leaking of urine that you can’t control. The loss of urine control can have a significant impact on your physical, emotional, and social well being. While many people think that urinary incontinence is just a part of getting older – it is not, and it can be managed o... Read More

Overactive Bladder

<p></p> Overactive bladder(OAB) is the name applied for a constellation of urinary symptoms. The most common symptoms of OAB include: <ul></ul> Sudden urge to urinate that is difficult to control <ul></ul> Urinary frequency <p></p> Overactive Bladder may result in leakage which is ca... Read More

Urinary Tract Infection

Urinary tract infections occur when bacteria move up the urinary tract to infect the bladder and/or the kidneys. A simple UTI is when bacteria infect the lining of the bladder. When the bacteria moves all the way up to the kidney this is a more serious infection called pyelonephritis. Symptom... Read More

Vaginal Prolapse

Under normal conditions a women’s vagina is supported by pelvic muscles and tissue which keep the bladder, uterus, intestines, and rectum in position. When these tissues become weak or stretched any of these organs can drop and create a bulge in the vagina. The symptoms of prolapse depend on ... Read More

Vaginal Atrophy

Vaginal atrophy (also known as atrophic vaginitis, vulvovaginal atrophy, or urogenital atrophy) is an inflammation of the vagina (and the outer urinary tract) due to the thinning of the vaginal mucosa. This results in symptoms of vaginal discomfort, vaginal burning, urinary complaints, and painf... Read More