Waterworks keeping you up? It might not be a plumbing problem

Nocturia is a sign of overactive bladder syndrome but could also be associated with sleep apnoea, depression, anxiety and obesity, according to University of Adelaide researchers.

The presence of lower urinary tract symptoms – although commonly thought to relate to the prostate – may have more to do with factors beyond the bladder and prostate, a five-year study of 780 men found.

Lead author Professor Gary Wittert, director of the University of Adelaide’s Freemasons Foundation Centre for Men's Health, said the broader relevance of