Incontinence

The Types and Causes of Incontinence

Incontinence Embarassment Incontinence is a tricky disorder to manage.  Unlike many other conditions whose effects can go undetected, the inability to control one’s bladder function can become public knowledge very quickly. The appearance of moisture on clothing and the presence of urine’s distinct odor make it obvious.  In the US, nearly 3.5  million Americans deal with…

Exercise & Alzheimer’s Disease Prevention

Exercise May Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease The New York Times just reported on a fascinating study published in the May edition of Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience in an article entitled, “Can Exercise Reduce Alzheimer’s Risk?” by Gretchen Reynolds. By examining people aged 65-89 who possess a gene related to Alzheimer’s development, e4 gene, they have found…