Incontinence

  • Is a medical condition and is NOT a disease;
  • Is something that affects men, women and children of all ages and NOT something that afflicts 'just the elderly';
  • Causes symptoms that are often curable and always manageable and NOT something that 'one must learn to live with'.

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Causes

Many causes can contribute to the symptoms of incontinence, including... 

  • Surgery
  • Pregnancy
  • Childbirth
  • Trauma

 

Additionally, many illnesses can also cause and / or contribute to the symptoms of incontinence, including... 

  • Diabetes
  • Parkinson's
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Stroke
  • And other causes....

Types

DKC understands the complexity of Incontinence and provides an excellent consultative approach to those individuals with difficulties or the caregivers that are providing support. 

 

Understanding the various Types of Incontinence is a key step to addressing the issue.  The various types can include: 

  • Stress
  • Urge
  • Overflow
  • Reflex
  • Functional

  • Or a combination

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