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Vitamin D deficiency has been associated with urinary incontinence in men. Higher levels of vitamin D have been linked to a lower rate of female pelvic floor disorders, including urinary incontinence.
(Badalian SS, Rosenbaum PF. Vitamin D and pelvic floor disorders in women: results from the National Health Examination Survey. Obstet Gynecol. 2010 Apr;115(4):795-803.
Vaughn CP, Johnson TM 2nd, Goode PS, Redden DT, Burgio KL, Markland AD. Vitamin D and lower urinary tract symptoms among US men: results from the 2005-2006 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. Urology. 2011 Dec;78(6):1292-7.)