Questions to Ask Your Doctor, If You Are Experiencing Incontinence

Before you go to your doctor, it is essential to gather some data to arrive at your visit prepared. Coming to your visit prepared will allow you to gain insight into your incontinence, and it will help your doctor find a quicker and more precise solution.

First, you should keep a bladder diary. You should note how often you go to the bathroom when the incontinence happens, how frequently it occurs, and whether anything, in particular, seems to aggravate it, such as laughing or specific foods you eat. The NAFC has an excellent template for a bladder diary.
Secondly, you should prepare a list of questions to ask your doctor. Questions will help you get the correct information and answers on the day of the visit.

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Men’s Liberty: Navigating the Learning Curve.

Simply put – the learning curve is a 2-3 day period needed for you to rid your skin of moisture to ensure the full adhesion time for Men’s Liberty. Your skin holds in moisture, naturally. In addition to the natural moisture content of your skin, the soap lotion or oils that you use daily can add more moisture to your skin. Men’s Liberty uses a proprietary adhesive called Hydrocolloid. A moist environment will lessen the adhesive qualities of the Hydrocolloid. During the first few days of wear-time, you may not have a full 24-hour wear-time from the Men’s Liberty due to the moisture content of your skin.

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Seven Uninspected Causes of Urinary Incontinence.

Urinary incontinence, a condition often associated with embarrassment and discomfort, affects millions of individuals worldwide, irrespective of age or gender. While common causes such as aging, childbirth, and certain medical conditions are widely recognized, there exists a realm of lesser-known factors that can contribute to this condition.

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New Chapter: Uplifting New Year Resolutions for Older Adults

As the calendar turns and a new year beckons, it’s the perfect time for us to embrace fresh opportunities and set meaningful resolutions. In this newsletter, we’ll explore unique and uplifting resolutions tailored to enhance well-being, happiness, and fulfillment. Cultivate Lifelong Learning: Embrace the joy of learning by setting a resolution to explore new subjects…

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Practical Tips on Tackling Incontinence Stains

Living with incontinence can be challenging, but dealing with the aftermath of accidents doesn’t have to be a daunting task. In this guide, we’ll explore effective ways to clean up incontinence stains and accidents, leaving no trace behind. Act Swiftly: The key to successful stain removal is to address the issue promptly. The longer a…

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Navigating the Holiday Season with Confidence: A Survival Guide for Individuals with Urinary Incontinence

The holiday season is a time for joy and celebration, but for individuals managing urinary incontinence, it can also bring unique challenges. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll explore practical tips and strategies to help you not only survive but thrive during the festive season. Preparation is Key: Plan by identifying accessible restroom locations at event…

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Men’s Liberty™ and FreeDerm®

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Together, Men’s Liberty and FreeDerm offer a comprehensive solution that not only provides reliable urinary control but also prioritizes patient comfort and skin health. Understanding Men’s Liberty Men’s Liberty is an innovative male external catheter designed to provide a reliable and discreet solution for managing urinary incontinence. Unlike traditional absorbent products like adult diapers, Men’s…

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Cleaning Your Bedside Drain Bag

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Recently, many of our wonderful Men’s Liberty patients reached out with questions about cleaning their bedside drain bags, and we’re here to help!  We understand that cleaning your bedside drain bag is a crucial aspect of your urinary health maintenance and infection prevention routine, and we want to ensure it’s as simple as possible. Here…

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Prostate Cancer Awareness Month: Tips for Identifying and Preventing Prostate Cancer

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Prostate cancer is a significant health concern for men worldwide, with millions being diagnosed each year. September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, dedicated to raising awareness about this disease and highlighting the importance of early detection and prevention. In this blog, we’ll discuss essential tips for identifying prostate cancer and strategies for its prevention.…

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The Connection Between Low Vision and Incontinence

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Understanding the Impact on Older Adults Low vision, a condition that affects many of us, can have a profound impact on various aspects of our daily lives. Today, we want to address a topic that may directly or indirectly relate to our experiences: the connection between low vision and incontinence. By exploring this relationship together,…

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