Catheters vs. Diapers vs. Other Absorbents: What Are The Pros and Cons of Using An External Catheter Over An Adult Diaper?

adult diapers and external catheters

Trying to decide on the best option for living well with incontinence? Consider the pros and cons of the most common options, adult diapers and external catheters. Adult diapers and external catheters – What’s better? Here we will be talking about the benefits and cons of adult diapers and external catheters. Benefits of adult diapers…

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What are the Best Types of Clothing To Wear With Incontinence?

Clothing To Wear With Incontinence

Living with incontinence can impact your life in ways you may not realize at first. Knowing what to expect and planning ahead can reduce frustration and stress. The type of clothing to wear with incontinence is one example. Ideally, you want to wear clothing that makes your life easier. Your clothing choices might be guided…

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What Types of Things or Situations Make Incontinence Worse?

Make Incontinence Worse

One way to manage incontinence symptoms is to understand what kinds of things make it worse. Here are some things that make incontinence worse to look out for: Certain medications Check labels and talk with your doctor if you notice that any medications you are taking worsen incontinence. Common culprits include antidepressants, high blood pressure…

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What Types of Catheters Are Available For Men?

Types of Catheters

What Types of Catheters Are Available For Men? There are four common types of catheters. The right one for you will depend on your individual circumstances. Learn more about each below. Intermittent catheter Much like the name suggests, you use this type of catheter throughout the day to empty your bladder when needed. A tube…

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How Does the Male Urinary System Work and How to Prevent Infection?

Male Urinary System

The male urinary system performs several vitally important functions we don’t often think about until there is a problem. Learn more here about how the system works. The male urinary system The main parts of your urinary system include the kidneys, urethra, sphincters, ureters, and bladder. The urinary system filters the blood. The nutrients you…

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