"It was the angle, not the height”, says Arne, describing how he fell from a tree. As an active young man of 22, a game of football in the park with his friends had seen the ball get lodged in a branch, and Arne climbing to retrieve it. The resulting fall left Arne with a spinal cord injury, unable to walk or control his bladder.Read More
Topics: Neurogenic bladder, Spinal Cord Injury (SCI), Men's Health, Bladder dysfunction, Intermittent Catheterization
Facing obstacles . . . with a smile
March 21 2019
We encounter some extraordinary stories when writing this blog, from some extraordinary people. But behind these achievements lies a very human journey where support, set backs, luck and resilience often determine the chance of having a fulfilled life. Kissinger tells all in this documentary.
Topics: Neurogenic bladder, Spinal Cord Injury (SCI), Men's Health
Interview: Mark talks about retention
September 21 2017
"I always thought retention happened to men in their 80s, not someone my age." After almost a year of difficulty with voiding his bladder and the associated dribbling, Mark decided to see a doctor.Read More
Topics: Clean Intermittent Catheterization (CIC), Men's Health, Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS)
Do only older men suffer from an Enlarged Prostate?
August 31 2017
"I thought prostate problems affected the oldies, not people like me, in their 40's. But when the weak flow, urgency and nightly visits to the toilet began, I began to wonder…" This is David's story.Read More
Topics: Enlarged Prostate, Men's Health
What is LUTS?
August 24 2017
Topics: Enlarged Prostate, Men's Health, Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS)