Degrees of incontinence
No matter what the reason of urinary incontinence is it can be of different intensity. The level of incontinence determines the selection of absorbent products and the way of handling the problem.
The division of incontinence into levels is approximate – it is made on the basis of the average quantity of urine passed involuntarily over 4 hours.
Statistically light incontinence affects the greatest number of people – some of the people experience temporary urine loss episodes that are connected with going through different ailments. The least number of people suffer from very heavy incontinence – this mostly concerns the bedridden people who do not control their physiological functions at all.