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Combined Treatment of Urinary and Fecal Incontinence

By Catherine Matthews, MD var addthis_config = {data_track_addressbar:true}; One can only imagine how troubling it would be for an adult to lose control over either bladder or bowel function. When both occur together, the condition is referred to as “double … Continue reading

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Skin Care and Odor Control Making Life Easier

By Debra Thayer, MS, RN, CWOCN Incontinence can be a frustrating and worrisome condition to live with on a day-to-day basis. Fortunately, skin irritation and odor are not inevitable and you can prevent these unwanted problems. Health care professionals have … Continue reading

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Helping A Loved One Find Control

At the beginning of a new year, one often resolves to tackle new goals or longstanding objectives that have received insufficient attention in past months or even years. But how often do we think about the needs of others rather … Continue reading

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Absorbent Products For Adolescents and Young Adults

A Management Tool Incontinence products are a multi-billion dollar industry. Half of the shares of this market are in absorbent products. The National Association For Continence (NAFC) recently interviewed two staff members at care centers to learn more about the … Continue reading

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