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Ostomy Management Tips for Warm Weather

Posted on July 06, 2015 by Nightingale Medical
Continence , Continence Treatment , Incontinence , Ostomate , Ostomy , Ostomy Adapting , Ostomy Lifestyle , Ostomy Therapy , Positive Ostomy , post-surgical , Stoma

Winter is gone and summer is well on its way. For many, it’s a time to enjoy the outdoors as the weather heats up. This, of course, includes those living with an ostomy.The big challenge of managing an ostomy in warmer weather is an increase of sweat on the skin... [Details]

Urinary Incontinence

Posted on October 01, 2014 by Nightingale Medical
Aging , Continence , Continence Treatment , Incontinence , Urinary Incontinence

Urinary incontinence is the accidental, involuntary, loss of urine. In Canada, approximately 3.3 million people experience incontinence – that’s more than 10% of the population. This number is expected to increase as the population ages. That being said, the exact number of people living with incontinence is unknown, as it... [Details]