Asked in Incontinence
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Can urinary incontinence lead to bladder infection?
If you have a weak bladder and do not use the right products, it can lead to bladder infection. It is very important to keep your self dry and good diapers are needed. There are greater chances of developing infections if you remain wet for long ...
Asked in Diapers
Where can you buy adult diapers?
You can buy them from a number of place. However, where you should buy them depends on why you need them or what kind you want. Most store brand adult diapers (like depends) are designed for occasional dripping, not full bladder or bowel incontinence and look more like pull-ups. However, If you need to buy adult diapers for full bladder or bowel incontinence and want a "Brief" stye diaper, I would buy them from an online medial supply company. Just type "Adult...
Asked in Definitions, Urinary System, Bladder
How can incontinence products helps people in bladder problems?
Bladder problems are very common among elderly people. However advanced medical science has helped in getting products which can make like of these people comfortable.They use latest technology that gives faster absorption, greater dryness, odor control and gentle on skin. Hence women with bladder weakness need not worry! ...
Asked in Diapers, Cloth Diapers
Are diapers good for daily use?
Do you have bladder problems? Incontinence products are usually used for people facing weak bladder. Yes they are good for daily use also. However you must be little selective about brands. Do some research on this. You get products which come like an underwear also. These are known to be long lasting and hence easy to use. Made of special material which gives faster absorption and more dryness, these are best for all age groups. ...
Asked in Diapers
How can you put a diaper on yourself?
Absolutely. In fact the longer you have to use diapers the better you get at it. I admit that most people at work don't know I have full Bladder incontinence, so I need have gotten good at changing quickly and quietly, before someone comes into the bathroom. ...
Asked in Health
Why shouldn't women urinate when they don't need to?
The urinary bladder responds to feeling "full" and signals in the brain allow urination to occur. Therefore, the majority of women will not have the urge to urinate until the bladder is sufficiently "full". About the only reason people should not attempt to urinate frequently is that the bladder's sensory mechanisms may begin to reduce the total volume the bladder can hold. But generally, it is okay to urinate every few hours. Older women or those who have had pregnancies may need...
Definition Urge incontinence is the strong, sudden need to urinate due to bladder spasms or contractions. Alternative Names Overactive bladder; Detrusor instability; Detrusor hyperreflexia; Irritable bladder; Spasmodic bladder; Unstable bladder; Incontinence - urge; Bladder spasms Causes, incidence, and risk factors To hold urine, the lower urinary tract and nervous system must work properly. You must also be able to feel and respond to the urge to urinate. For the bladder to fill and store urine, the sphincter muscle (which controls the flow of urine out of the...
Asked in Incontinence
How do I know I have urge incontinence?
If you commonly have urges to use the bathroom more than around six times per day, visit your doctor to find out if you have urge incontinence. This may be just a phase, so don't worry. Use http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0002250/. ...
What opening does the urologist use to check bladder?
She checks the urethral opening. The urethra is a tube that leads from the bladder to the outside. ...
Treatment options for over active bladder.?
One possible way to treat an over active bladder is prescribed medicine from a doctor. This typically works best and is a daily dose that will put you in a regular schedule. Other options might include certain types of yogurts or foods that can reduce the urge to use the bathroom. ...
Asked in Conditions and Diseases
Can you use bactrim ds for a bladder infection?
Yes, Bactrim can treat a bladder infections. I am 18 years old and get bladder infections monthly, and i have been on many different antibiotics and am currently on Bactrim now. Although this is my 4th day taking them and i feel back to normal, Bactrim has major side effects and every time i take it i get VERY nauseous. I recommend going to the doctor and having them prescribe you with something else. ...
Why is the swim bladder an important evolutionary adamtation in fish?
because when the fish is swimming it hass to use its bladder to swim away
Asked in Potty Training
When is a Bedwetting Alarm Needed?
Enuresis is a repeated inability to control urination (wetting). Use of the term is usually limited to describing individuals old enough to be expected to exercise such control. Involuntary urination is also known as urinary incontinence and can occur with both children and adults. Enuresis is often used to describe wetting by children who cannot control their urination, and beyond an age when bladder control is normally expected. This incontinence is frequently noted when the child is asleep and not conscious. Most children have...
Can incontinence be controlled by managing food habits?
If your elderly loved one is facing urinary incontinence, then help them with incontinence pads. Different person requires different level of incontinence protection. These products are specially designed for senior citizens who become weak with age and would prefer minimum replacements during the day. Many of the products are like normal underwear and absolute on hygiene. They are even easy to use and comfortable wearing whole day. ...
Asked in Incontinence
What can you do to treat your older dogs incontinence Proin does not work?
Your dog could be a diabetic. Please consult with a vet for professional advise. You might also find it helpful to use the canine diabetes free help website, further down this page, listed under "Related Links." ...
Definition Urinary (or bladder) incontinence is when you are not able to keep urine from leaking out of your urethra, the tube that carries urine out of your body from your bladder. You may leak urine from time to time. Or, you may not be able to hold any urine. The three main types of urinary incontinence are: Stress incontinence -- occurs during certain activities like coughing, sneezing, laughing, or exercise. Urge incontinence -- involves a strong, sudden need to urinate. Then the bladder squeezes and...
Asked in Urinary System
Is your urinary bladder partially voided?
The bladder only "partially" voids if you are a male with extreme prostatic enlargement - it is very difficult to completely empty the bladder under those circumstances. Otherwise, when you use the bathroom, your bladder generally voids completely. ...
Asked in Exercise
Why would I use a pelvic exerciser?
Using a pelvic exerciser can provide many benefits. One of the many benefits of a pelvic exerciser is that is helps tighten your vaginal muscles which helps prevent urinary incontinence as well as other pelvic issues. Exercises can help strengthen the pelvic floor which supports the bladder, uterus and the bowel. ...
Asked in Sinus Infections
Can you use clindamycin to treat a sinus infection?
can i use clindamycin to treat my sons sinus infection
Asked in Diapers
Are diapers more healthy than using a toilet?
Yes it can be depending if you are unable to use the toilet due to a medical condition such as urge incontinence. Toilet is still good to use, but you still need to change your undergarment when needed. Adult diaper's are good when you go out or stuck in bed. If the toilet is unacceptable or very unsanitary then a adult diaper is your best solution to prevent straining and bowel and bladder accidents. Most toilets these days are not kept...