Glossary

Incontinence: Inability to control the flow of urine from the bladder (urinary incontinence) or the escape of stool from the rectum (fecal incontinence).

GERD (Gastroesophageal reflux disorder): Food or liquid regurgitating from the stomach into the food pipe.

Varicose veins: Veins that are twisted and swollen just below the skin.

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