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If you constantly feel the urge to go to the bathroom, or if you can’t always hold it in before you get there, you’re not alone: Urinary incontinence (UI) is a common medical problem that aects millions of people. UI may be stressful or embarrassing, but it isn’t a problem that you have to live with. Board-certified urologist Dr. Alan Yamada in Arcadia, California, provides complete UI care to men and women in the San Gabriel Valley and surrounding areas. Call Foothill Urogenital Health to schedule your appointment today.

Frequently Asked Questions

Urinary incontinence (UI), also known as urinary leakage or loss of bladder control, is the involuntary leaking of urine, either in the form of a few drops or something more severe. UI may include:

  • Leaking urine before you can make it to the bathroom
  • The sudden urge to urinate that can’t always be controlled
  • Urine leakage while coughing or performing certain physical activities

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