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Stop the Leaks!


Bladder leakage, or urinary incontinence (UI), affects women and men of all ages.  The good news is that incontinence is generally a very treatable problem.  Don’t just live with urinary incontinence, learn about the causes and what you can do about it.  How can you decrease leaks and urgencies?  Why do leaks and urgencies occur?  How does lifestyle affect bladder control?

If you are seeking answers to questions like these you should attend April’s C.O.R.E. (Community Out-Reach Education) Program at VCU Health Community Memorial Hospital’s Rehab & Exercise Therapy Center to learn more about regaining bladder control.

This FREE program will be on Tuesday, April 11th at 10:45 a.m. in the CMH Rehab and Exercise Therapy Center located at 750 Lombardy Street in South Hill.

Valerie Bender-Werth, DPT, will be the speaker for the program.  Valerie is a Doctor of Physical Therapy at the CMH Rehab & Exercise Therapy Center.  She is a board certified orthopedic specialist.  Valerie treats a wide range of patients such as:  post-surgical, fibromyalgia, chronic pain, pelvic floor dysfunction, incontinence and other musculoskeletal disorders. 

Reservations are not required for this program; however, they are recommended.  For more information or to register to attend, please call (434) 774-2506.

Valerie Bender-Werth, DPT