Peeing during sex is a very common concern. As many as 60 percent of women who have some level of general incontinence experience leakage during sex. Instead they may be experiencing female ejaculation during orgasm.
Why does the bladder seem to blow the moment you arrive home — or if not then, the moment you reach the bathroom? Basically, our brains associate our homes with our toilets, and our toilets with the need to tinkle. This is why, even when already at home, a simple stroll into the bathroom to grab a Q-Tip or tweezers can turn into a urination red alert.
Urinary incontinence is the accidental release of urine. It's not a disease. It's a symptom of a problem with a man's urinary tract.
See a health care professional if you have symptoms of a bladder problem, such as trouble urinating, a loss of bladder control, waking to use the bathroom, pelvic pain, or leaking urine. Bladder problems can affect your quality of life and cause other health problems. Your doctor may be able to help you treat your UI by recommending a lifestyle change or a change in how much medicine you normally take. These symptoms can signal a serious health problem, including inflammation of the bladder, also called cystitisor even bladder cancer.
Back to Health A to Z. The prostate is a small gland found only in men. It surrounds the tube that carries urine out of the body urethra.
And, like your peers, you may not have given these issues much thought, instead chalking them up to general signs of aging like a few grey hairs and a tougher time keeping your 8-minute-mile running record. A weak urine stream may not be at the top of your list of things to attend to or discussbut your doctor can help you get the right treatment, if any is needed, to improve your symptoms. Yes, you may finally be able to make it through the night without six trips to the bathroom.
If you find you have to go a lot more frequently, learning how to hold your pee can help. Holding your pee for too long can be harmful for you. It can allow excess bacteria to build up in your bladder and can contribute to urinary tract infections.