Bladder Health: From the Editor
The New York Times is right: Incontinence is NOT Inevitable
Voiding (Peeing): An Embarrassing Bodily Function
Urination is not part of daily conversations, especially for girls and women. A skit performed on SNL (Saturday Night Live) on the 7th of July, 2019, revolved around the problem of nocturia in men. It presented the “PottyPM” device that allows for uninterrupted sleep for men. The device looked antiquated, like an external male “Texas” catheter.
UTIs (bladder infections) – The Call for Prevention
Chief Complaint: “I Am Up All Night” – How Should You Respond
“Women Beware: Not all Mesh-Implants Need to be Removed"
“It Works Like Clockwork”
“Discouraged patients, frustrated clinician!”
The first patient was James, a 74-year-old man who was referred for Percutaneous tibial nerve stimulation (PTNS) treatments, having failed 2 injections of Botox and multiple overactive bladder (OAB) medications. He had refused an Interstim implant. James was tolerating his