The outlook of diabetes-related incontinence depends on what aspects of diabetes caused this condition and if there’s another underlying cause. Researchers are continuing to look into the link between diabetes and incontinence. Some people have temporary incontinence while others may need to learn how to manage their condition.


Pointer, Kathleen; medically reviewed by Peggy Pletcher, MS, RD, LD, CDE. “Diabetes Incontinence: What You Should Know,” Healthline (updated on August 20, 2018).