Urinary Incontinence in Teens

Urinary incontinence (also called overactive bladder) can affect teens in the same way that it affects adults. Urinary incontinence in teens can be caused by factors such as nerve damage, obesity, or a disability that prevents them from getting to a restroom. Childbirth and pregnancy can also cause overactive bladder in teens.

Fast Facts:

  • Urinary incontinence is a common problem.
  • There are different types of urinary incontinence.
  • Urinary incontinence can be caused by a number of reasons.