This hardworking organ saves us from embarrassment time and time again, except maybe during a particularly mighty sneeze. Give your bladder some support (and put an end to the pee dance) with our doctors' tips.
- 2: Maximum cups of urine the bladder can hold when fully expanded.
- 3.5: Average number of hours it can stay full before you need the loo.
- 6.3: Number of inches shorter a woman's urethra (aka the bladder's exit tube) is than a man's, which makes it easier for bacteria to travel up and cause a UTI.