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Tips on Catheters

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Tips on Catheters

Tips on catheters,  but really about the tips on catheters. Couvelaire Tip, Dufour Tip, Over-The-Wire Tip, Balloon Tip. Whistle Tip, Open Tip.

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Are You Covered? Your Guide To Financial Assistance For Incontinence

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Are You Covered? Your Guide To Financial Assistance For Incontinence

A review of continence aids financial assistance schemes in Australia. Know if you are covered when you buy catheters, catheter valves and urine drainage bags. 

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An Overactive Bladder… 

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An Overactive Bladder… 

An Overactive Bladder sometimes resulting in (urgency) incontinence is a common affliction amongst us. Almost 1 out of 6  of us are affected by Overactive Bladder at some stage in our lives.   What is an Overactive Bladder?  An Overactive Bladder is a bladder that contracts without conscious control of our urinary organs creating the sense to urinate and frequently or termed Urinary Urgency.  A telling sign is when you wake up frequently at night to venture toward the bathroom.  It is generally the interrupted sleep that becomes the compelling factor to see a medical practitioner. What causes Overactive Bladder?...

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What Is Urinary Incontinence?

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What Is Urinary Incontinence?

Urinary incontinence is leaking of urine that you can't control. Many men and women suffer from urinary incontinence and many who do, do not tell anyone about their symptoms. They may be embarrassed, or they may think nothing can be done. So they suffer in silence. Urinary incontinence is not just a medical problem. It can affect emotional, psychological and social life. Many people who have urinary incontinence are afraid to do normal daily activities. They don't want to be too far from a toilet. Urinary incontinence can keep people from enjoying life. Many people think urinary incontinence is just part...

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