Stroke Recovery and Incontinence

Stroke Recovery Strokes are caused when blood flow to the brain is prevented, and leaves the brain damaged, or destroys brain cells. The part of the brain that is damaged by the lack of blood flow is what causes loss of the function controlled by that area. If the area damaged controls a part of […]

Causes Of Fecal Incontinence In Men

Understanding Issues that Many are Afraid to Address Incontinence in men –  Is a medical condition that causes an inability to be able to hold waste matter within the body by the related muscles. Incontinence can be referred to as urinary or fecal, and can be an extremely distressing condition for sufferers with the loss […]

Incontinence in Men

Urinary Incontinence in Men, Prostate Cancer, Prostatis Urinary Incontinence in Men You are not alone.   Incontinence, or the accidental release of urine, affects over 13 millions Americans. That equates to about one in every 11 people.     While incontinence strikes twice as much in women, men are still at risk for developing acute (temporary) […]

Pelvic Inflammatory Disease Information

Pelvic Inflammatory Disease Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) is disorder that involves infection of the uterus (a woman’s womb), the fallopian tubes which carry eggs from the ovaries to the uterus where they can be fertilized, and the other reproductive organs. It is quite common and quite serious complication of certain sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), particularly […]

Incontinence in Women

Urinary Incontinence in Women, Urinary Tract Infections, Stress Incontinence Urinary Incontinence in Women The female anatomy. The biological function of women. Perhaps this is why incontinence, the accidental loss of urine, occurs twice as much in women. While aging, nerve damage and other disorders affect men and women near equal, there are some strictly female […]

Catheters for Urinary Incontinence

Catheters and the role they play Catheters are an instrument designed for individuals who may have difficulties with the control of urine from their bladder. They are used in a way that is designed to help allow the discharge and control of urine from the bladder which may be caused by retention of urine, or in other […]

How to Discuss Incontinence and Find Solutions Together

Tips for Recognizing, Discussing, and Managing Incontinent Loved Ones How to spot the signs of incontinence You need to be on the lookout for the signs of incontinence, once you notice it once. It is likely that your loved one is going to try and keep it secret from you, as they are embarrassed. Here […]

Incontinence Supplies that Come to Your Door

Incontinence Supplies that come to you Incontinence is a problem that causes embarrassment. Many who suffer with urinary incontinence don’t tell their doctor, therefore they may experience poor health and hygiene. They may become depressed and their quality of life suffers. Today more than ever before manufacturing companies are striving to provide incontinence supplies that […]

Taking The Fear Out Of Ordering Male External Catheters

Male External Catheters that are easy to apply If you are in need of male external catheters, you may be wondering where best to go. It is not the easiest thing to simply ask for – even when talking to your doctor about it you will want it done with discretion. But when it comes to discretion, […]