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    Margaret C Posts: 1, Reputation: 1
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    Jan 1, 2016, 03:36 PM
    Leaky Bladder problem
    I a ma 65 yr old white female with a leaky bladder. If even think about urinating, I immediately need to hit the restroom. I also have Parkinson's if that might have any bearing on this matter.

    My solution to this problem is to run oe cosest restroom like my pants are on fire.
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    Jan 1, 2016, 03:37 PM
    Have you spoken with your physician about this yet?
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    Jan 1, 2016, 03:57 PM
    This happens to us women as we age, especially if we have had children by vaginal delivery. Make an appointment with a urologist, there are medications and/or surgeries that can control this.
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    Jan 1, 2016, 04:23 PM
    I don't have Parkinson's, and I leak, and have been for years (now 69). I stuff my undies with one good quality paper towel folded a way I like. I don't like minipads.
    I won't take a drug, or have surgery. Most of us go through this. Muscles weaken for all sorts of reasons.
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    Jan 1, 2016, 05:24 PM
    The pelvic floor weakens as we age. Aside from melds and surgery there are pelvic floor exercises that can help.

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