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Train Your Bladder
Depends: First option should be behavior modification. Cut out caffeine etc. All medications have there own set of side effects and warnings. There are no good head to head studies. Some of it is trial and error with your doctor. For more see http://peedoc.Com/female-urology or on twitter @thepeedoc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
The bladder is a muscular organ in the pelvis that accepts urine from the kidneys, stores the urine at low pressure, & expels the urine during voluntary voiding. Though seemingly a simple reservoir, the bladder is a complex organ intricately connected with the brain and spinal cord with sensory, motor, and autonomic circuits. The muscular layer that contracts during voids ...Read more
Can you train your bladder to stop wanting to double void? feel uge to pee constant, testes pain sometimes and split stream sometimes. Prostate normal
Need evaluation: With the symptoms you describe, especially the split stream you need urological evaluation. ...Read more
Urinary retention: There are a number of approaches to bladder conditioning but there are condition such as atonic bladder that will not respond. The question has to be why catheter to begin with. Prostate disease, medication, comobidities neurologic disease, diabetes. Establish cause and then focus on treatment. ...Read more
Can I train my bladder to stretch and hold more fluid by holding in my urine when I feel the urge to go?
Is it wise to pee every mint and hour or should you train touro bladder to hold it i am a 31 year old male ?
Here are some ...: How often to urinate should be individualized and widely vary among men reflecting how you're born and have lived - lifestyle. It's not always making sense to compare what you're with others as long as you can adopt and adapt to what you're and feel reasonably comfortable as well as having normal urinalysis. So, seek pro-evaluation and counseling - healthy lifestyle as the core of all healthcare.. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How is it possible to train my bladder to only want to urinate at certain times? Is there any danger in holding urine in for extended periods?
Risk of UTI: Prolonged holding of urine can cause the overgrowth of bacteria which can lead to cystitis. It also can train your bladder to only signal the need to urinate when it is about to burst leading to urinary incontinence. Void every 3 hours in order to maintain good bladder health. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My potty trained 3yo daughter has woken with terrible abdom pain from full bladder 3 times in last 2 months. Normal? No signs of infection
Full bladder: Try cutting out fluids a couple of hours before bed time. Avoid sodas especially colas and have her double urinate, that is, have her urinate a half hour before bedtime and then at bedtime. ...Read more
Can tight bladder neck go back to normal again if I re train my bladder to fill more? My docs say possible. Help! Or will I need surgery in end
Here are some...: Have you had cystourethroscopy to look into the urethra and bladder so to make sure of no urethral stricture and to verify what bladder neck and bladder lining looks like after no or poor response to alpha-blocker like Flomax (tamsulosin) since urethral stricture would not respond to it? Besides, measuring the pressure inside bladder at voiding is advised if available so to assure if indeed you've functional.. ...Read more