Urinary Catheters as Bladder Control Alternatives

Urinary Catheters to manage incontinence Urinary catheters are used by many doctors as method to manage urinary incontinence, and have been showing a growth in popularity over other forms of bladder control options. Urinary incontinence can attack any person at any age for a number of different reasons. Doctors believe it’s preferable to use other methods […]

Getting Help Understanding Catheters

Understanding a condom catheter What is A Catheter For When a Patient Has Certain Medical Conditions? Using catheters is a discreet way of passing urine for patients who are incontinent or who have urine retention. Certain medical problems, such as multiple sclerosis, spinal cord injury, or spina bifida. Catheters are small flexible tubes made of […]

Freedom Catheter Restores Dignity and Independence

Freedom Catheter made of Silicone Every day more and more people are diagnosed with some form of urinary incontinence. If dealt with poorly this can be incredibly embarrassing, especially as not everyone is aware of all of the support that they can get. The very first thing that you can look into is using an […]

Freedom Catheter from Coloplast

Freedom Catheter made of latex The Freedom Catheter from Coloplast is designed to allow the user a relative amount of freedom in getting around in their normal everyday life. It offers the individual a chance to work, play and have a social existence without the embarrassment of unnecessary accidents happening with urine leakage. This type of catheter […]

Benefits Of An External Catheter For Men

External Catheter for men managing incontinence An external catheter for men is an innovative design and simple to use urinary device which is able to help aid in the drainage of urine from the body when a person can’t get to the toilet in time or suffer from incontinence. These types of catheters also known as condom […]

Using a Condom Catheter: External Male Catheters

  External Male Catheters to manage incontinence External male catheters are an accessible choice when dealing with urinary incontinence. When men have trouble controlling their bladders external catheters can help to contain and regulate the flow of urine, with the catheter and attached urine bag. The placement and shape of the external catheter has coined the […]

Improvements in Male External Catheter

The Male External Catheter has come a long way The earliest known male external catheter was used in ancient times in the form of a reed. The modern day version of the catheter began in the 19th century, invented by Benjamin Franklin. Catheters up till then were rigid tubes with different types of wires and […]

An External Catheter with Adhesive Provides a Better Seal

The right fitting external catheter will feel like you are not wearing one When one becomes incontinent and no longer can retain the urine that the body processes, it may be time to search out a catheter. The old method of using a catheter meant that it had to be inserted into the urinary canal […]

Silicone in Catheters

Silicone catheters are much safer than latex Silicone is one of the most recent additions to improvements in catheters for those with urinary incontinence. They are drainage systems for people who have bladder control problems. The earliest forms of those tools were made from wood or even metal. The introduction of plastic ones quickly led to the […]

Is there danger using a External Catheter for the Male penis?

A proven external catheter for the male The external catheter for the male community has become more convenient to men with urinary incontinence. Urinary incontinence is the damage or loss of muscle control within the bladder that leads to build up or leakage of urine. External male catheters are tubes fitted around the penis to direct and […]