Helene Skoog

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I was 26 and diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis

Posted by Helene Skoog, November 1 2018

It was an ordinary morning, except for the fact that Lee woke up with a strange tingling feeling and numbness in his hand. As the day went by the numbness travelled up his arm, all the way up to his shoulder.

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Topics: Transanal irrigation (TAI), Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Bowel dysfunction

MS: How I found the solution to my bladder problems

Posted by Helene Skoog, July 5 2018

MS related bladder problems hindered Jane in doing the things she loved, but she found her solution and was able to take the journey of a life time!

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Topics: Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Clean Intermittent Catheterization (CIC)

Women and LUTS: Atonic Bladder

Posted by Helene Skoog, June 14 2018

Many women with a Spinal Cord Injury, Spina Bifida, Multiple Sclerosis (MS) or injury from child birth have difficulties emptying the bladder. In this article we focus on the reason: Atonic Bladder.

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Topics: Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS), Women's health

Women and LUTS: Pelvic Organ Prolapse (POP)

Posted by Helene Skoog, June 7 2018

Pelvic organ prolapse is a very common female health condition. Exactly how common varies widely across studies, depending on the population studied, but symptoms are seen in 30-76% of women in routine gynecology care.

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Topics: Bladder dysfunction, Women's health, Clean Intermittent Catheterization (CIC)

Women and LUTS: Overactive Bladder (OAB)

Posted by Helene Skoog, May 31 2018

An overactive bladder can be both stressful and embarrassing, causing frequent sprints to the bathroom. A correct diagnosis is essential for getting the right help.

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Topics: Women's health