Tag Archives: Male External Catheters

Mentor Catheters are now under the Coloplast name

Mentor catheters are now produced by Coloplast which acquired the business of Mentor Urology in 2006. The Coloplast supplies a large percentage of the needs and products for people who are afflicted with urinary retention or incontinence. Coloplast took over the entire Mentor line of catheters in additional to their accessories line. Mentor produced the […]

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 […]

Get A Foley Catheter Out As Soon As Possible

Foley Catheter is inserted into the body Many people need to use catheters on a daily basis, but not all of them are the same. There are many different brands and types of catheter that are available, all achieving different needs. Some differ simply by a certain design element which may make overall use easier, […]

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 […]

Dealing With Urinary Incontinence in Men

Managing urinary incontinence in men Every day, more and more people are being diagnosed with urinary incontinence. This may not matter to you – you may think that you will never need to have to come to terms with it, that it is simply something which affects older people. The fact is though; urinary incontinence can […]