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Tips for talking about it

In a recent study from the University of Michigan, only 1/3 of women who suffered from incontinence spoke to their doctor about it.* Most women didn’t speak up. Reasons varied. Many women said they weren’t comfortable discussing it. Or their doctor didn’t ask so they…

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Why treating is different from training

If you decided it’s time to do something about bladder leaks, you’ve probably heard about Kegel exercises. Maybe you’ve seen gadgets called “Kegel trainers” or “pelvic floor exercisers” online. Kegel trainers are designed to help locate and properly activate the pelvic floor muscles to strengthen…

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When to talk with your healthcare professional

You might be wondering, when do I call my doctor or healthcare professional? When do I contact Pelvital customer care? Here are some tips: Stop using Flyte and call your healthcare professional for medical questions or concerns: • I am experiencing unusual pelvic pain, irritation,…

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We respect your privacy and your data

At Pelvital, we take your privacy seriously. Here are some things to know about your privacy and data: • Your personal data is protected. It’s never sold or given to others. Access to personal data is strictly limited to internal Pelvital staff on a need-to-know…

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Medical treatments for stress urinary incontinence

If you are living with bladder leaks, you should know that medical treatments for stress urinary incontinence (SUI) are available that may bring much needed relief. At Pelvital, we’ve introduced Flyte, a non-surgical, use-at-home option that strengthens the pelvic floor muscles to treat SUI. As…

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At-home steps to help with bladder leaks

If you are living with bladder leaks, you’re probably wondering, “How do I take care of this problem? I want it to stop!” The good news is there are some things you can try at home. (You’ve heard of Kegel exercises but keep reading for…

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About bladder leaks, pregnancy & childbirth

You may be wondering, what causes bladder leaks during or after pregnancy? Are post-baby bladder leaks inevitable? What can be done?  According to the Office on Women’s Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, many moms and moms-to-be experience urinary incontinence. The good news…

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Bladder leaks in active, athletic women

If you enjoy an active lifestyle —  running, crossfit, weight training or high-impact sports, you might be surprised to learn that you may be at greater risk of bladder leaks (called stress urinary incontinence or SUI). Say it isn’t so! Unfortunately, exercise incontinence is real.…

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How much do bladder leaks cost you?

If you experience bladder leaks, you know that it can affect your quality of life. But what about your pocketbook? What do bladder leaks cost? Like many women, you may be using products like liners, pads or leakproof underwear to cope. These products can be…

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Perimenopause, menopause and bladder leaks: what you need to know

Did you know that bladder issues can appear or get worse during perimenopause (the years leading up to menopause) and beyond? Unfortunately, one of the two primary risk factors for urinary incontinence is increased age, according to the North American Menopause Society. (The other is…

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Myths about bladder leaks

Myths about bladder leaks keep women stuck — coping with the problem instead of exploring solutions. We’re busting the 4 biggest misconceptions about stress urinary incontinence. It’s a normal part of aging. Um, no. Incontinence is common, but shouldn’t be considered “just a part of…

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Why consider Flyte?

At Pelvital, we want to help women treat conditions like urinary incontinence, not just cope with symptoms. Our first product, Flyte, is a simple, effective in-home treatment. It’s non surgical, clinically studied, FDA cleared and available with or without a prescription. Here are 5 reasons…

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4 reasons why you should treat bladder leaks

1. You want to ditch the bulky pads or expensive undergarments. If you are coping with leaks, you know bulky pads can be inconvenient, expensive and downright unpleasant. 2. You’re done worrying about leaks. Isn’t there enough to worry about in life? 3. You yearn…

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Have you taken the SUI Questionnaire yet?

Hoping to gain some insight into your symptoms and what they might mean? Start here. Arm yourself with information to decide if Flyte is right for you.