7 Videos About Bladder Issues and MS That Might Interest You

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According to the National MS Society, approximately 80 percent of MS patients experience some sort of bladder dysfunction. It’s caused by MS lesions which block or delay the signals in the central nervous system that control the bladder and urinary sphincters. While most issues are treatable, they’re quite irritating and can negatively impact patients’ quality of life. Common symptoms include frequency and/or urgency of urination, difficulty starting urination, frequent nighttime urination, incontinence and the inability to empty bladder.

Here, we’ve gathered seven videos that may help you manage any bladder issues you may be facing.

1. Managing Bladder Problems

In this MS Society video, listen to Professor Clare Fowler, a uro-neurologist, answering some questions about bladder problems and its management.

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2. Solving My Bladder Problems

In this Mallery Schuplin video, listen to her talk about how she is solving her bladder problems as an MS patient.

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3. Bowel and Bladder Issues in Multiple Sclerosis

In this FUMSvideos video, learn more about urine retention, urgency, and lack of control in MS.

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4. How Does One Manage Bladder Symptoms in MS?

In this MedPage Today video, learn more about managing bladder symptoms in MS.

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5. Multiple Sclerosis and Bladder Control

In this ClevelandClinicCME video, listen to Marie Namey, a Clinical Nurse Specialist at Cleveland Clinic Mellen Center for Multiple Sclerosis Treatment and Research discussing incontinence with one of her multiple sclerosis (MS) patients.

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6. Managing Symptoms in MS: Bladder Dysfunction

In this NationalMSSociety video, listen to Nancy Holland, EdD, RN, MSCN, talking about the diagnosis of bladder problems in multiple sclerosis and strategies for managing the symptoms.

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7. Living with Multiple Sclerosis – Bladder Issues

In this Lauren Parrott video, learn more about the bladder issues that may come from MS, from a patient’s point of view.

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