Register for a free account Sign up for a free Medical News Today account to customize your medical and health news experiences. This may mean limiting alcohol and caffeine intake and cutting out foods that can irritate the bladder or act as a diuretic, such as chocolate, spicy foods, and artificial sweeteners. Urinating more often than this may be referred to as frequency, but everyone is different. Why does my urine smell like ammonia? Prevention of frequent urination. Urine contains water, uric acid, urea, and toxins and waste filtered from within the body.
A man or woman may be referred to a urologist, or a woman may be referred to a gynecologist.
What Are the Different Reasons for Frequent Urination?
Scientists have mapped the signals in the cellular environment that determine whether immature pancreatic cells will produce insulin. Landry DW, Bazari H. Menopause raises your risk of overactive bladder OAB. Keep a diary of how much fluid you drink, how often you urinate, and how much you urinate. It is normally only a problem if it affects a person's quality of life. Causes, symptoms, and treatment.