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Your Role in Managing Nocturia

By Nancy Muller, PhD, MBA Executive Director of the National Association For Continence As soon as women begin approaching menopause and men approach mid-life as well, it is not uncommon for both to begin experiencing urinary symptoms that can easily … Continue reading

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Viable Long-Term Care: Sustain The Caregiver

By Nancy Muller, PhD, MBA Executive Director of the National Association For Continence   The real battleground between the ambitions and goals of President Obama’s Administration and the State Governments, understandably so, appears to be Medicaid.  After the recent Supreme … Continue reading

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Grandmothers Remedy: Baby Boomers Face Health Woes Without It

By Nancy Muller, PhD, MBA Executive Director of the National Association For Continence   In early February, the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) published an alarming study1 whose researchers concluded, without a doubt, America’s baby boomers the … Continue reading

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Detecting Prostate Cancer: Be in the Know

By Nancy Muller, PhD, MBA Executive Director of the National Association For Continence   Less than a year ago, May 21, 2012 to be exact, the U. S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) issued a resounding recommendation against the PSA … Continue reading

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The Connection Between Obesity, Diabetes, and Bladder Control

By Nancy Muller, PhD Executive Director of the National Association For Continence   At the national headquarters of our organization, we routinely have college interns interested in health care services or health care communications assist us with projects to witness … Continue reading

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Patient Compliance with an Rx For Good Health

By Nancy Muller, PhD Executive Director of the National Association For Continence   Over a year ago, I clipped a great article in The Wall Street Journal (“How Can You Help the Medicine Go Down?” , March 28, 2011) by … Continue reading

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Stroke Becoming More Common in Adults

By Nancy Muller, PhD Executive Director of the National Association For Continence   New research published in the October 10, 2012 online issue of Neurology, the scientific journal of the American Academy of Neurology, reveals that strokes are becoming more … Continue reading

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Sensitive Skin While Plagued by a Leaky Bladder

By Nancy Muller, PhD Executive Director of the National Association For Continence Sensitive skin appears to be far more prevalent than many people suspect. A study published in 2011 in the International Journal of Dermatology, based on a telephone survey of … Continue reading

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Self Lies

By Nancy Muller, PhD Executive Director of the National Association For Continence In 2012, former IBM executive Cathy Holloway Hill, a life improvement coach, authored “Lies, Love & Life” (www.chollowayhill.com) in which she wrote about the “self lies” that allow … Continue reading

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Patients at the Center of the Plate

By Nancy Muller, PhD Executive Director of the National Association For Continence By default, 2013 heralds a new year for all of us. Some may elect to take a bold new step into more integrated healthcare than our traditionally fragmented … Continue reading

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