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I have been waking up every 2 to 3 hours to urinate. No matter how tired I am, I have to go urinate. At times, I have to turn on the water, in order to urinate. I have to strain & have not remembered a dream in over 5 years now. Maybe, I am not at the correct forum, however I bet I have bladder cancer. I am at my wit's end, and any advice, I am broke, belong to AARP so I don't need a referral. I just want an answer, before I lose my mind. T.I.A. tryingtoliveat57
Well, without a clinical evaluation it would be difficult to determine the cause of your symptoms. Possibilities that may need to be considered include excessive fluid intake, stress, infections, inflammations, hormonal/ endocrine abnormalities etc. I would suggest getting this evaluated by a primary care physician initially and depending on the cause diagnosed/ suspected, it can be managed accordingly or specialist care may be sought.
Hope this helps.
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