21-Jun-2018
the Benefits of Yoga for Incontinence

the Benefits of Yoga for Incontinence

The physical and mental benefits of yoga are well documented. It can help you increase your strength and flexibility, lower your risk of heart disease, and even ease anxiety and depression. Studies now show that yoga can help women who suffer from urinary incontinence by improving pelvic health and help gain more control over their bladders. If you have urinary incontinence, it's important to explore your options to maintain the active and happy lifestyle you’ve always enjoyed. Yoga can help you manage and improve your symptoms with its combination of pelvic floor-strengthening poses and its relaxation aspects. While these poses are pretty simple, it's a good idea to talk to your doctor before starting a new exercise routine. ..

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15-Jun-2018
Relax and Celebrate Dad Without Bladder Control Worry

Relax and Celebrate Dad Without Bladder Control Worry

    The Role a Father Plays

    Never underestimate a father’s influence and encouragement. When talking about his father, famous North Carolina basketball coach, ‘Jimmy V’ once said, “My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person: he believed in me.” There’s a lot to be said about the special powers of parental encouragement. That’s why we officially celebrate the contributions fathers and father figures have made throughout our lives on Father’s Day, Sunday, June 17th.

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25-May-2018
Memorial Day Smartphone Tips for Seniors

Memorial Day Smartphone Tips for Seniors

What’s Your Memorial Day Destination This Year? ..

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02-May-2018
Getting Better Sleep for Patients with Bladder Control Problems During Warmer Weather

Getting Better Sleep for Patients with Bladder Control Problems During Warmer Weather

With the beginning of spring, warm weather, and the hint of summer right around the corner, this time of year can be a bright spot after the dreary cold of winter. However, with warmer weather can come seasonal issues with your patients’ care, especially when their bladder control problems can cause issues with their sleep quality as well. ..

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20-Apr-2018
Caregiver's Toolkit: 10 Smartphone Apps to Help Caregivers

Caregiver's Toolkit: 10 Smartphone Apps to Help Caregivers

Being a caregiver means juggling a lot of responsibilities. From managing different kinds of medications, scheduling doctor appointments, answering phone calls from concerned loved ones, greeting the hospice nurse, cooking dinner for your care recipient, to keeping the house clean, and perhaps even working a job yourself, you’ve got a lot to keep track of. ..

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13-Apr-2018
Can I get reimbursement for out-of-pocket expenses for bladder leakage products?

Can I get reimbursement for out-of-pocket expenses for bladder leakage products?

Can the government reimburse you for adult diapers? That’s likely the question you’d never thought you’d have to ask! ..

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21-Mar-2018
5 Unexpected Symptoms of Crohn's

5 Unexpected Symptoms of Crohn's

Ever wonder how to manage Crohn’s disease? Could it be contributing to other aspects of your health? Crohn’s disease is a chronic inflammatory disease that affects the colon and GI tract. While there is no cure and Crohn’s can be difficult to live with, it’s important to understand some potential symptoms so you can better manage it. ..

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02-Feb-2018
Managing Nighttime Incontinence: 7 Ways to Get a Good Nights Sleep

Managing Nighttime Incontinence: 7 Ways to Get a Good Nights Sleep

Struggling with nightly incontinence? You are not alone. According to the National Association for Continence, approximately 25 million Americans are affected by bladder control. It’s very possible that this number is even higher, since many adults find it difficult and embarrassing to discuss bed-wetting with medical professionals. ..

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18-Jan-2018
Caregiver Guilt and Burnout: Permission to Give Yourself a Break

Caregiver Guilt and Burnout: Permission to Give Yourself a Break

I watched my mom care for Grandma in the final months of her life. We had a “baby monitor” set up by Grandma’s bed, and the other one stayed with mom at all times. It wouldn’t be an exaggeration to say that every five minutes I heard my Grandma’s voice through the monitor. “Elizabeth? Elizabeth?” Then, with more urgency. “Elizabeth! Elizabeth!” ..

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