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Bowel Incontinence by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert Posted Tue 02 Jun 2009 4:40pm The loss of bowel control, or bowel incontinence, affects up to 10 percent of adults, the majority of whom are women. Despite its prevalence, many women do not seek treatment, either because they are embarrassed to ask for help or just don’t realize that it can be effectively treated. Many women resort to altering their social and physical ... Read on »
”The Anal Algorithm”- An Algorithm To Address Treatment of Fecal Incontinence–Bowel Control Disorder Sphincter by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Tue 22 Nov 2011 2:36am Ok if you read at the Quack often enough you know what an algorithm is but now we have a company that says an algorithm can address the type of treatment one should have so don’t get your bowels in an uproar with this one:)  Of course this is a topic that nobody really likes to talk about, self included.  I do have to say this is quite t ... Read on »
Faecal or Bowel Incontinence by Allanda .. Patient Expert Posted Fri 11 Jul 2014 4:17pm Our latest detailed feature on types of incontinence covers Faecal Incontinence (also called Bowel Incontinence), what types there are, what causes it and how it can be treated. Read on »
Bowel Incontinence and Other Clinical Factors Predict the Development of Pressure Ulcers by Medline Plus Posted Sat 28 Jul 2012 12:19pm Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Related MedlinePlus Pages: Pressure Sores , Seniors' Health Read on »
Bowel Control - New NIH program makes it easier to talk about a difficult GI problem by Karen Bastille Health Maven Posted Sat 04 Jun 2011 10:07pm National Institutes of Health Press Release Bowel control problems affect an estimated 18 million U.S. adults 1 out of 12 people. People with bowel control problems are often reluctant to discuss the condition, even with their doctor. The Bowel Control Awareness Campaign and its Web resources raises awareness of bowel ... Read on »
Fecal Incontinence & Pelvic Floor Dysfunction by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert Posted Tue 02 Jun 2009 4:40pm Bowel Incontinence Constipation and Evacuatory Disorders Rectal Prolapse In conjunction with the Women's Center for Pelvic Disorders, the physicians in this group evaluate and tr eat patients with pelvic floor disorders, constipation and fecal inc ... Read on »
Modern surgical management of faecal incontinence by Dave W Healthy Living ProfessionalFacebook Posted Fri 30 Sep 2011 8:23am Faecal incontinenceThe involuntary passage of urine or faeces. is a major social problem affecting between two and 15% of the population. The condition is known to increase with age and it is estimated that 16% of men and 26% of woman above the age of 50 years will suffer from faecal inc ... Read on »
Incontinence and Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Often Are Related by Allanda .. Patient Expert Posted Wed 11 Apr 2012 6:17pm According to the National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse (NDDIC) in the USA, as many as 70 percent of people suffering from Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) are not receiving medical care for their symptoms. IBS symptoms include cramping, abdominal pain, bloating, constipation and diarrhea, and some individuals may experience de ... Read on »
Fibre supplements can help with faecal incontinence by Allanda .. Patient Expert Posted Mon 28 May 2012 6:39am If you are one of the thousands of people who experience faecal , or bowel, incontinence at some point you are not alone. Some studies have found that 10 per cent or more of adults experience this condition, and there are many things you can do to prevent it. If your bowel movements tend to be loose and watery, and come frequently, you may ... Read on »
The cost of faecal incontinence by Dave W Healthy Living ProfessionalFacebook Posted Wed 06 Jun 2012 5:26am According to a study from the University of Michigan in the USA, faecal incontinenceThe involuntary passage of urine or faeces. costs $4110 per person in the country through medical costs, non-medical costs, and loss of earnings. The study, which was published in the journal Diseases of ... Read on »