Joshua Toro, an 18-year-old high school student, enjoys spending time with his friends, but he would often avoid social activities until a recent surgery with Dr. Hittelman of Yale Urology gave him the freedom to say yes.
Many people believe that incontinence is only a geriatric condition. While it is most common in women, incontinence can happen to anyone at any age. Kate experienced that firsthand, when she was diagnosed at age 46.
In 2003 at just 55 years old and 31 years into his career at GE Electric Boat, Rick was not yet thinking about retirement. But one day at work would change his life forever. It was a typical work in November until Rick used the restroom and saw significant amounts of blood in his urine.
Urinary incontinence can be frustrating, and it can impact nearly every aspect of a woman’s life. Jane Judson, who was originally diagnosed with urinary incontinence in her late 40s, felt the impact of her condition in her daily life.