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Health Insurance

  • By lMarial · Posted April 17, 2014
  • In Open discussion · 0 replies
  • Does anyone know any Health Insurances that cover Urodynamic Testing? I've been trying to look some up and can't find any. Thanks ...

diapers and dating

  • By joel34 · Posted April 17, 2014
  • In Open discussion · 1 reply
  • How can I help my girlfriend accept my having to wear diapers 24/7? I have been dating her for 6 months now. And my incontinence returned a few weeks ago. She is trying to accept it. But has had a hard ...

What would happen at a doctors visit for incontinence?

  • By CarlaFeatley · Posted April 2, 2014
  • In Mixed incontinence · 2 replies
  • Hi, my condition is daytime urge incontinence and bedwetting. I have scoured the Internet for help and have cut out cola altogether and cut right back on coffee which have changed the amount and frequency ...

Excessive urine output/ polyuria?

  • By pyrohy · Posted March 23, 2014
  • In Urgency incontinence / overactive bladder · 0 replies
  • So I am fairly certain I suffer from overactive bladder. I'm 24 years old, female, and I've been suffering from frequency/urge incontinence for almost 2 years. My urologist appointment isn't for another ...

Little plug?

  • By lilymay369 · Posted March 20, 2014
  • In Stress incontinence · 0 replies
  • I heard about a little "plug" thing that you can put in your urethra - lasts for about a day and you can pee when you need to with a little switch. I'm thinking it could be a good break from pads but ...

Not sure where to start

  • By kathie66 · Posted March 19, 2014
  • In Fecal incontinence · 1 reply
  • I had back surgery 7 years ago and am not sure if maybe some nerves were maybe nicked but my urinary incontinence problem got worse and worse to the point that I ended up with an ostomy. For the last ...

Urinary Incontinence

  • By sunsetyears · Posted March 4, 2014
  • In Bedwetting / Nocturnal enuresis · 1 reply
  • Hi Guys& Gals , I found a new product that is changing my life and saving my marriage. I have to tell you about it. I am passed the point of being embarrassed, I have an incontinence problems, well, really ...

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Self catheterization away. From home

  • By Kgoose · Posted February 16, 2014
  • In Open discussion · 1 reply
  • Ive had a spinal chord injury and have been in rehab for 10 weeks. Im being released this week and have a lot of questions no one seems to have answers for. First Im unsure where to buy catheters. Second ...

Crazy Week

  • By sallison221987 · Posted February 3, 2014
  • In Mixed incontinence · 1 reply
  • Its been a strange week, Monday went to the chiropractor and apparently through my left hip out of alignment so had it but back in and when i was there I had a bowel accident and it was not a good one ...

Not sure what's going on

  • By sallison221987 · Posted January 27, 2014
  • In Fecal incontinence · 2 replies
  • Well this has sure been a interesting week, I have had to change more lately and not sure why especially at night which seems to be worse. Last night alone I had to change 3 times which is not normal ...

Interstim Infection & Top Pediatric Urologists

  • By klr9 · Posted January 26, 2014
  • In Neurological diseases and incontinence · 1 reply
  • Hello, I am writing to see if anyone has any great advice for me for my 7 year old daughter. Last year she had a surgery to de-tether her spinal cord, due to tethered spinal cord syndrome. This did not ...

Keeping the bottom clean

  • By hubbycaregiver · Posted January 23, 2014
  • In Fecal incontinence · 0 replies
  • I am an 83year old 24/7 caregiver for my 77year old wife who is recovering from a stroke she had in July 2013. She is slowly recovering her ability to talk and swallow, and making virtually no progress ...

Just saying hi

  • By sallison221987 · Posted January 21, 2014
  • In Mixed incontinence · 11 replies
  • I am almost 27 years old started wetting the bed at 20 and not sure why so went to the doctor and they had no clue but told me that i should probably start wearing diapers at night so i figured no big ...

Self Catheterisation

  • By niki-hine · Posted December 14, 2013
  • In Open discussion · 8 replies
  • Hello all, This is the very first time on here, and I have joined for some support with my incontinence. I have a very strange appears that while half of my bladder is incontinent (resulting ...


  • By smory · Posted December 5, 2013
  • In Stress incontinence · 6 replies
  • hi everybody in thesame boat! i suffer from incontinence and i know that wearing a nappie is the only option. how can i deal with the embarressment? waiting to hear your ideas ...


  • By kfishl · Posted December 3, 2013
  • In Urgency incontinence / overactive bladder · 1 reply
  • I have had overactive/urge incontinence since I was 24 after giving birth to twin boys. I have struggled with this for 13 years. I have been to now 3 urologists. I went on Detrol LA 5 years ago and it ...

Hydrocephalus and Incontinence

  • By Hydroceph · Posted October 14, 2013
  • In Neurological diseases and incontinence · 0 replies
  • Did anyone else have incontinence before receiving a shunt for hydrocephalus? I had severe incontinence (mostly bladder, but some bowel) prior to my surgery. After surgery, my incontinence got markedly ...

protecting the bed

  • By goodgirl4 · Posted October 1, 2013
  • In Bedwetting / Nocturnal enuresis · 4 replies
  • how does one go about protecting the mattress without sewing. I say this because someone suggested I sew two bed sheets around a mattress protector , but as my husband said I don't sew well ...

Interstim for Bowel Incontinence

  • By LVA69 · Posted September 19, 2013
  • In Fecal incontinence · 1 reply
  • Hi, Is there anyone out there that has Interstim for Bowel Incontinence? If so, is it helping you? I am five months into it and not sure that it is helping much at all. I have no desire to eat due to ...

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