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Anyone Can Develop Overactive Bladder: I Didn’t Let Overactive Bladder Stop Me from My Active Lifestyle

By Linda LaBorde

My daughter’s birth 29 years ago was traumatic. The doctor used forceps, which tore apart of my vaginal wall muscles. I discovered this a month later, when I went to my new gynecologist (because we had just moved) who told me it was “bruised tissue.” Then, without my permission, he cut it out.

I could feel a void there and sex was uncomfortable at first, but I learned to live with it.