A woman doing OAB Kegel exercises on the floor
Angela Finlay
Angela Finlay
May 1, 2019
The muscles in your pelvis are responsible for movement, control, and support of your bladder and bowels. OAB Kegel exercises will help strengthen them.

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Pelvic Floor Muscles

Overactive Bladder and the Role of the Pelvic Floor Muscles

Having week pelvic floor muscles can affect overactive bladder. Read on to learn how pelvic floor muscles and OAB interact together.
by Olivia Robbin on December 10, 2018
Alcohol and the Bladder

How Does Alcohol Affect Overactive Bladder?

If you suffer from overactive bladder, you may wonder if alcohol consumption is okay. Read on to learn more about alcohol and the bladder.
by Patricia Bratianu on November 12, 2018
Overactive Bladder Symptoms

Recognizing the Symptoms of Overactive Bladder

If your bladder seems to have a mind of its own, take a close look at overactive bladder symptoms to determine if the condition might be to blame.
by Olivia Robbin on June 26, 2018
OAB and Fatigue

Can Overactive Bladder Cause Fatigue?

Overactive bladder can bring on a number of discomforts that interfere with every aspect of your life, and fatigue can be easily overlooked.
by Angela Finlay on June 4, 2018
constipation and overactive bladder

How Does Constipation Affect Overactive Bladder?

Constipation is uncomfortable, and with OAB, constipation can irritate the bladder if left untreated. Learn more about constipation and overactive bladder.
by Olivia Robbin on April 26, 2018
OAB Research

OAB Research: A Roundup of the Latest OAB Research News

Read the latest OAB research news, including new medications, a genetic treatment, and a possible link between metabolic syndrome and OAB.
by Krystina Ostermeyer on January 29, 2018
Overactive Bladder in Men

Symptoms and Treatment Options for Men With Overactive Bladder

Overactive bladder in men is often under diagnosed because men don’t seek medical advice as much as women do for this condition.
by Lana Barhum on January 2, 2018
Signs of Overactive Bladder

What Are the Common Signs of Overactive Bladder?

Most doctors consider an increase in urination as one of the many signs of overactive bladder, also called urge incontinence.
by Krystina Ostermeyer on November 14, 2017
What Causes Overactive Bladder?

What Causes Overactive Bladder?

What causes overactive bladder? – Learning the causes of overactive bladder (OAB) may help you find a diagnosis for your urinary incontinence.
by Krystina Ostermeyer on October 16, 2017
Overactive Bladder in Children

Information and Parenting Advice on Overactive Bladder in Children

When we think about OAB, we typically associate it with something that happens to adults. Rarely do we consider overactive bladder in children.
by Krystina Ostermeyer on October 4, 2017