Urinary Incontinence

What causes incontinence?

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  • A , Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease), answered
    What Causes Incontinence

    Being pregnant is one of the reasons you can become incontinent. Learn more as Dr. Oz explains other reasons for incontinence in this video.

  • Urinary incontinence is commonly caused by weak pelvic floor muscles. These muscles help keep sphincters closed so you don't leak urine. For women, a common way these pelvic floor muscles are weakened is from labor and childbirth.
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