Adult Incontinence: What You Should Know. Incontinence refers to uncontrollable urine leakage. Urge incontinence, also called overactive bladder: You often feel a sudden, intense urge to urinate.
Urinary incontinence — the loss of bladder control — is a common and often embarrassing problem. The severity ranges from occasionally.
Read about types of urinary incontinence and common causes, and get tips for bladder control, treatment, and managing urinary incontinence in older adults.