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Bowel Incontinence and Aging

At a Glance Many things happen as we age that makes accidental leakage or a loss of bowel control more likely. Illness, injury, changes in bowel habits and other factors affect the ability to stay in control. Loss of bowel … Continue reading

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What is Incontinence?

“Incontinence” is the word used to describe loss of control over when and where we go to the bathroom. Bowel incontinence occurs when the loss of control of gas, liquid stool, or solid stool is enough to cause discomfort or distress. Incontinence is … Continue reading

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