Loss of function = loss of dignity?

Posted by Helene Skoog, August 15 2019

There’s always a measure of uncertainty when you visit the doctor. You put your fate in someone else’s hands and might feel vulnerable, especially if the topic is a bit embarrassing. We asked catheter users from Germany, Italy and Sweden how they experience living with urinary issues and frequent doctor visits.

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Topics: Bladder dysfunction, Intermittent Catheterization

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

3 most common female bladder problems

Posted by Helene Skoog, May 17 2018

A burning sensation, sprints to the bathroom or just a little dribble? Symptoms from the lower urinary tract (LUTS) are extremely common in women, but nevertheless both unpleasant and embarrassing. We will help you to sort the terms.

 

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