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Dr. Richard Besdine, MD:

Aug 5
2013

Dr. Richard Besdine, MD: "We need to talk about urinary incontinence" View MoreBACK

Dr. Richard Besdine tears down the wall of secrecy surrounding urinary incontinence in this Huffington Post article, the most recent in his series of blog posts for Huffington Post Healthy Living, published August 5. Dr. Besdine lays out the reasons that older adults avoid seeking care for urinary incontinence—mainly shame or embarrassment—and highlights the steps doctors can and should take to eliminate the condition altogether.  AFAR grant winner Catherine DuBeau, MD, also contributes.


This is the thirteenth post in Dr. Besdine’s series on health care and aging on the Huffington Post Healthy Living site. Read all of his articles here.





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