Tips for Traveling With a Catheter
Traveling with a catheter may seem a bit daunting. You’re probably thinking of all the ways it may not work, but thankfully you can enjoy travel, even if you have to use a catheter. With just a bit of preparation, you can mark your next travel destination off your bucket...
Urology Supplies And You: The Need-To-Know For A Healthy Flow
As people age, urinary issues can be common and can even be associated with certain illnesses. The list of urological and incontinence supplies needed to appropriately address some urinary issues can be extensive, and at times, difficult to properly maintain. Still, that list is essential to healthy urinary function, so...
Spotting a UTI in Your Child and How to Treat It
1) What is a UTI? A UTI is short for Urinary Track Infection and it occurs when bacteria causes an infection of any part of the urinary track. The urinary track consists of your bladder, kidneys, ureters, and your urethra. According to Brett White’s article, Diagnosis and Treatment of Urinary...
Catheters: The Different Colors and What They Mean
Urological catheters come in a range of sizes that are determined by the measurement of the external diameter of the tube. These sizes are referred to as ‘French sizes,’ which is the universal gauge system for catheters. It is important to know the correct size catheter you need to ensure...
Dos and Don'ts of Urinary Catheter Care
If you have a urinary catheter, it's important to implement safe practices to protect yourself from infection and irritation. There are several things to keep in mind when caring for your urinary catheter, from changing and caring for your drain bags to maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Here are some main...
Tips for Traveling With a CatheterAug 21, 2019
Spotting a UTI in Your Child and How to Treat ItJul 06, 2018
Catheters: The Different Colors and What They MeanJan 31, 2018
Dos and Don'ts of Urinary Catheter CareOct 11, 2016
- bladder problems
- breast feeding
- breast pumps
- catheter size
- Compression gear
- drain bags
- Home Safety
- mobility devices
- orthotic devices
- Pain Management
- urinary drain bags
- urinary incontinence
- urological supplies
- walking canes