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Jay Motola

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Urologist

The Vaginal Mesh Controversy Continues

In early March 2015, a California jury ordered Johnson and Johnson’s Ethicon division to pay $5.7 million in the first trial due to injuries that have been attributable to the TVT Abbrevo mesh product.  This settlement included $700,000 for compensatory damages for complication with the TVT Abbrevo mesh and an additional $5 million in... Read moreChevron

Kristina Brooks

Kristina Brooks, Editor

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Multimedia Journalist specializing in science reporting. Bachelor's degree in Animal Science and Communications and MA in Broadcast Journalism.

Coffee May Increase Incontinence Symptoms in Men

Although that extra cup of joe may be what gets you through the day, new research shows that coffee may increase urinary incontinence symptoms in men just as they do in women. Caffeine is a well-known diuretic. While recent research has suggested that drinking two to six cups of coffee a day has health benefits—it is, for... Read moreChevron

posted 02/27/2015, comments (0)|
Kristina Brooks

Kristina Brooks, Editor

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Multimedia Journalist specializing in science reporting. Bachelor's degree in Animal Science and Communications and MA in Broadcast Journalism.

FDA Approves Device for Fecal Incontinence in Women



A new device to aid females with fecal incontinence (FI) has been Read moreChevron

Erica Sanderson

Erica Sanderson, Editor

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Erica is passionate about healthy living, traveling, and journalism.

Signs You May Have Overactive Bladder (INFOGRAPHIC)

Many people have overactive bladder and might not realize it. Here's a break down of common symptoms and risk factors you should know.

 

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posted 02/13/2015, comments (0)|
Erica Sanderson

Erica Sanderson, Editor

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Erica is passionate about healthy living, traveling, and journalism.

Adjusting Daily Life for an Overactive Bladder

Work

 

You may have to change your job depending on how severe your overactive bladder (OAB) condition is. Jobs that require people to run around all day, constant travel, or intense physical labor... Read moreChevron

posted 02/07/2015, comments (0)|

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