How to Manage Urinary Incontinence
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How to Manage Urinary Incontinence It can be overwhelming to learn the ins-and-outs of urinary incontinence, but management is an essential part in ensuring that your quality of life doesn’t decrease due to this common yet frustrating issue. Cheap Chux recommends the following early-stage management suggestions for men and women who have just begun their incontinence journey: See your doctor — Although relatively uncommon, especially in women, urinary incontinence can signify something serious, such as cancer. The first step in managing urinary incontinence is to talk to your doctor about potential causes and treatment options and discuss whether your incontinence...
What Incontinence Product Do I Need?
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What Incontinence Product Do I Need? Bladder control products aren’t one-size-fits-all, and finding the appropriate products for your unique needs is an essential part of managing your incontinence and preventing leaks, odors and embarrassment. There are different types of incontinence solutions for men and women as well as types designed specifically to suit your comfort preferences and flow. Here’s a breakdown of the most common types of incontinence products: Liners — Thin, discreet pads that can be placed in the underwear to add a thin barrier Pads — Thicker pads for placing in your underwear for moderate urine loss Briefs...
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Urinary Incontinence in Women
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Urinary incontinence — the involuntary leakage of urine — affects millions of women per year. Some women first notice it when they experience a minor leak while coughing or laughing, while others may experience a debilitating sudden onset urge to urinate at the most inconvenient of times. Women may experience stress incontinence, leakage that occurs while laughing, coughing or performing physical activity, and urge incontinence, the sudden urge to urinate. Some women may also experience nocturia, the need to wake up several times throughout the night to urinate. If you’ve experienced any of these symptoms, you’re not alone! Learn more...
Types of Incontinence
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Types of Incontinence Incontinence is already stubborn as it is, and it can be even more stubborn if you don’t know which type you’re dealing with. Whether you’ve just noticed signs of incontinence or have been experiencing it for years, Cheap Chux is on hand to help you deal with your specific incontinence concerns. Here’s a breakdown of the different types of incontinence. Urinary incontinence — The involuntary excretion of urine. Fecal incontinence — The involuntary excretion of the bowel contents. Four Types of Urinary Incontinence Urinary incontinence can be categorized into five unique types: Stress incontinence — Those with...
What are the Most Absorbent Adult Diapers?
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What are the Most Absorbent Adult Diapers? Adult diapers are favored by many individuals for their high level of absorbency. For heavy to severe incontinence, you’ll need the most absorbent adult diapers available to ensure freshness, comfort, leak protection and a good night’s rest. Today’s adult diaper manufacturers have engineered products with highly absorbent cores to allow for overnight, multi-hour wear with increased comfort. When shopping, you always want to choose the highest level of absorbency if you need heavy protection, as most styles come in multiple absorbency levels. Choosing a super-absorbent adult diaper will help keep you comfortable all...