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Like Dementia, Incontinence is Not Just Reserved for Older Adults

OlderWomanPads_shutterstock_268418822Public understanding is often lacking when it comes to challenges faced by many. Adult incontinence is one of them. While it's true that older adults are more likely to face incontinence due to things like menopause in women and prostate challenges in men, millions of far younger adults struggle to live a quality life while coping with incontinence. Yes, there are medications, treatments, and devices that will help if not eliminate incontinence problems for many people, but as many of these younger people will attest, these approaches don't work for everyone...

Continue reading about the challenges faced by middle-aged and younger adults as they attempt to live their best lives even with the extra challenge of incontinence: 

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