What causes incontinence?

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October 14, 2016 9:28AM

There are a variety of factors that can contribute to incontinence. They include: pregnancy, childbirth, prostate surgery, prostate problems, diabetes, spicy foods, alcohol, tea, coffee, weak pelvic floor muscles, obesity, smoking, menopause, certain medications, and constipation. The main reason behind incontinence is weakening of pelvic floor muscles.