Harvard Health Blog
Urinary incontinence: Common and manageable
By: Monique Tello, MD, MPH, Contributing Editor As a primary care doctor, I see a lot of women dealing with the inconvenience, discomfort, and embarrassment of urinary incontinence (unintended leaking of urine). Some are comfortable bringing this up right away. Others suffer needlessly because they feel too shy or awkward to mention it.