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French Study Identifies New Risk Factors for Fecal Incontinence in Spina Bifida Patients - Newswise (press release)



French Study Identifies New Risk Factors for Fecal Incontinence in Spina Bifida Patients 
Newswise (press release)
The multidisciplinary study included clinical data obtained over a 9-year period on nearly 400 spina bifida patients, emphasizing the association of obesity with fecal incontinence and bowel dysfunction. Spina bifida is a common congenital abnormality ...

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Diagnosis and management of bladder bowel dysfunction in children with urinary tract infections: a position ... - UroToday



Diagnosis and management of bladder bowel dysfunction in children with urinary tract infections: a position ... 
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We present a consensus view from the International Children's Continence Society (ICCS) on the evaluation and management of bladder bowel dysfunction (BBD) in children with urinary tract infection (UTI). The statement aims to highlight the importance ...

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Simple Step May Help Beat Constipation - Newsmax (blog)



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Simple Step May Help Beat Constipation 
Newsmax (blog)
Over-the-counter medications are also sometimes used, with an aim to bulking up stool by helping to absorb fluid in the intestinal track, alongside stool softeners and/or laxatives. Surgery to address rectal blockage or colon dysfunction is also an ...

 


Urinary, Bowel, Sexual Symptoms in FA Lead to Lower Quality of Life, Study Reports - Friedreich's Ataxia News



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Urinary, Bowel, Sexual Symptoms in FA Lead to Lower Quality of Life, Study Reports 
Friedreich's Ataxia News
So if a patient were experiencing urinary or bowel symptoms, they were also more likely to experience sexual dysfunction compared with a patient who didn't have either urinary or bowel symptoms. Patients with late-onset FA were more likely to develop ...

 


New Study Shows Bowel and Sexual Dysfunction in Friedrich's Ataxia - Rare Disease Report



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New Study Shows Bowel and Sexual Dysfunction in Friedrich's Ataxia 
Rare Disease Report
The intention of the study was to evaluate the prevalence of lower urinary tract symptoms, bowel and sexual symptoms in FA patients. Survey scores measuring the symptoms were assessed with descriptive statistics as a cohort and as subgroups, including ...

 


Disabled Salem preschooler walks in race with peers thanks to unlikely friendship - kgw.com



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Disabled Salem preschooler walks in race with peers thanks to unlikely friendship 
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Born with a form of cerebral palsy, the nonverbal 4-year-old had to cling to a walker just to stand. That started to change when a 46-year-old Salem woman, crushed in a horrific car crash, showed up in the waiting room of Joey's physical therapy clinic.

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Peppermint Oil Based IBgard® Found Efficacious In Some Patients With Irritable Bowel Syndrome with Mixed Bowel ... - MedicalResearch.com (blog)



Peppermint Oil Based IBgard® Found Efficacious In Some Patients With Irritable Bowel Syndrome with Mixed Bowel ... 
MedicalResearch.com (blog)
When evaluating the individual symptoms at 4 weeks, there was a reduction versus placebo on both major types of bowel dysfunction (diarrhea and constipation), as well as a favorable reduction versus placebo in viscerosensory symptoms, such as ...

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Two Drs. Accused of Malpractice as Trial Begins Over Woman's Fatal Bowel Obstruction - CVN News (blog)



Two Drs. Accused of Malpractice as Trial Begins Over Woman's Fatal Bowel Obstruction 
CVN News (blog)
Although Scoggins had taken the painkillers as directed, opioid side effects can include constipation and bowel dysfunction. Scoggins' husband, John, claims that neither Moldoveanu, nor Dr. Elizabeth Smith, who had seen Scoggins in the St. Mary's ...

 


Why Does Running Make You Poop? Unfortunately, That's Just The Way The Body Works - Elite Daily



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Why Does Running Make You Poop? Unfortunately, That's Just The Way The Body Works 
Elite Daily
... certain types of exercise. Gastroenterologist James Lee, M.D., of St. Joseph's Hospital in Orange, California, told Shape Magazine,. In some studies, up to 80 percent of runners experienced GI disturbance, including abdominal pain and bowel ...

 


Active Surveillance Is Best Bet for Low-Risk Prostate Cancer - Curetoday.com



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Active Surveillance Is Best Bet for Low-Risk Prostate Cancer 
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In the 12-year follow-up, according to Wilt, investigators also addressed bone metastases; disease progression; patient-reported outcomes; and erectile, urinary and bowel dysfunction. The study recruited men who were 75 years or younger, diagnosed ...

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