Bright Mirror- for hands free self-catheterization

Bright Mirror Unfortunately, there is a large number of women that for various reasons are unable to empty their bladder independently. This problem can be caused by neurological afflictions, such as multiple sclerosis (MS) or spinal injury. It can also occur after extremely prolonged labor, or when the bladder, by whatever cause, is not emptied

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Adult Bedwetting: Causes & Solutions

Adult Bedwetting: Causes & Solutions

According to the National Association for Continence (NAFC), 5 million adults experience the condition of sleep enuresis (often referred to as bedwetting). While this health issue can be inconvenient, embarrassing, and even alarming, it can be managed. If you suffer from periodic or regular bedwetting, here are some tips and general information that can help.

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Causes of Incontinence

Causes of Incontinence

Urinary incontinence can occur for a number of different reasons, from a weakened urinary sphincter to having a bladder that is simply too full. It’s important to remember that incontinence is not a disease in itself, but it can be a symptom of another underlying condition. There are also different types of incontinence that can

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Need an alternative to pads?

Need an alternative to pads? Here is my story. See if it sounds familiar. I pee on myself just walking to the corner. Going to work is a nightmare. I wear these thick, sweaty male pads, which are uncomfortable and not made for everyday use. When I go to the pharmacy, I see rows and

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Melio Expands U.S. Distribution with Self-Pay via Community Medical Products

Melio Expands U.S. Distribution with Self-Pay via Community Medical Products LIVERPOOL, England, UK (June 16, 2015)—Albert Medical Devices, maker of Melio—the self-emptying leg bag system that you can control with a touch of a button—announces a new self-pay option from Community Medical for U.S. leg bag users. “Community Medical is family-owned and serves urology customers,

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Understanding Common Urologic Terms

Common Urologic Terms and Their Definitions Adenocarcinoma A malignant tumor that originates in the cells of a gland, such as the prostate gland. Adjuvant Therapy Treatment occurring immediately after the primary treatment with the purpose of increasing the probability of success. Androgen A type of hormone that controls the development and maintenance of masculine characteristics.

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The Secret to Female Total Odor Control

Try these solutions if you are or have ever been: 1) Self-conscious about feminine, menstrual and intestinal gas odors 2) Anyone working with the public in close quarters or one-on-one situations (Doctor, Nurse, Flight attendant, Server, etc.) 3) Embarrassed by an experience associated with flatulence or passing gas 4) Affected by an illness or side

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Top ten Reasons for needing a Vomit Bag

Top ten Reasons for needing a Vomit Bag…also known as an Emesis bag, sick sack, airsick bag, airsickness bag, sick bag, barf bag, or motion sickness bag. Vomiting is almost always harmless, but it can be a sign of a more serious illness. Some examples of serious conditions that may result in nausea or vomiting include concussions,

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