14 Must-Know Facts About Male Incontinence
Incontinence isn't just a "female problem"
By Amanda MacMillan
About 25 million Americans have urinary incontinence. It's estimated that three-fourths are women, but that leaves more than 5 million men with bladder problems.
Men can have incontinence due to an enlarged prostate or prostate surgery, but other causes may play a role too.
Still, men are often uninformed about the issues, and they may face challengesphysically, socially, and emotionallywhen dealing with the diagnosis.
Here's what you should know about male incontinence.