“It’s normal to use the restroom a few times an hour. I must just drink a lot of water. Doesn’t everyone?” Sound familiar? If so, you may be one of the nearly 30 percent of men and 40 percent of women in the United States living with overactive bladder (OAB). An embarrassing phrase to even voice aloud, OAB – while imposing - is actually quite common.
With an overactive bladder—whether stress incontinence or urge incontinence—you may experience symptoms like leaking urine or a sudden need to run to the restroom