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Would poor pelvic floor tone make you want to wee all the time?
Well I've managed to have an 'irritable bladder' would you believe after having my 2 children!!! I have to go a lot - I know where toilets are in all the best shopping malls . However, was in Matalan once and the loos were closed, was bursting so quietly asked lady behind till if I could use the staff ones, explaining why. She then proceeded to holler up the shop to the spotty faced adolescent looking junior under manager or whatever 'Can this lady use the staff toilets she has a problem with her bladder' .
No, no, 'my friend' has had cystitis and it isn't that. Just wanting to wee quite frequently and then there not being a huge amount there. Thought it might be postnatal slackness (well ds is only 3 years old )
agree with Twiglett. Poor pelvic tone would just mean you couldn't sneeze/cough/trampoline with slightly full bladder ... slightly panicky dashes to loo before damp patch appears etc....
frequent need with not much in the way of ammount means it is UTI type thing...start drinking lots of water ( like LOTS) and cranberry juice ASAP to prevent it getting any worse....
I read that if you didn't drink enough water then the 'neat' urine could irritate your bladder and make you need to wee more often, but very little quantities. Its not classified as a UTI though as there is no bacteria there....can't find where I read it though.
The solution is to drink lots more water, which dilutes the urine and ultimately, helps you hold larger quantities before needing to go as it doesn't irritate the inner wall of the bladder...wouldn't do any harm to try?