Stress urinary incontinence (SUI) is a condition in which increased abdominal pressure with coughing, laughing, sneezing, or exercise can cause unintentional leakage of urine in the female population. CrossFit and other high impact aerobic exercises, are popular forms of exercise amongst women all age groups. The purpose of this study was to examine specific high impact exercises that can affect SUI in women.
Yang, Jean; Wagner, Hillary MD; Cheng, Julie MD; Krishingner, Gene Austin; Chung, Kristin; and Staack, Andrea
"The Effect of High-Impact Exercise on Stress Urinary Incontinence in Physically Active Women,"
Loma Linda University Student Journal: Vol. 3
, Article 12.
Available at: http://scholarsrepository.llu.edu/llu-student-journal/vol3/iss1/12