Latest Fecal incontinence Stories

2013-12-11 23:26:33

Traveling to see family and friends is a holiday tradition for many. With proper planning and the right products, those managing incontinence can travel in comfort and confidence, according to The CareGiver Partnership. Neenah, WI (PRWEB) December 11, 2013 Holiday travel can be one of the season’s greatest pleasures. For those managing urinary or bowel incontinence, it can be much more enjoyable and worry-free with a little planning and the right products, according to Lynn Wilson,...

2013-10-30 14:06:26

Knowing what symptoms to look for may help women with pelvic floor disorders improve their chances of successful treatment. But knowledge of these disorders is lacking among most women, and especially among women of color, according to a new study by researchers at Yale School of Medicine. The study appears in the October issue of the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Insufficient knowledge and misconceptions about pelvic floor disorders, which include urinary incontinence,...

2013-09-11 23:26:47

A recent study shows patients diagnosed with symptoms of dementia are more likely to be incontinent. Physician assistant and nutritionist Dianna Malkowski of The CareGiver Partnership offers practical tips for managing incontinence while coping with dementia and explains how one company is engaging minds and funding Alzheimer’s research. Neenah, WI (PRWEB) September 11, 2013 Patients diagnosed with dementia have three times the rate of diagnosis of urinary incontinence and four times...

2013-08-29 23:19:37

Liza M. Capiendo, M.D. (http://www.lacolon.com) has been elected Clinical Chief of the Division of Colorectal Surgery at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, effective September 1, 2013. A renowned surgeon-scientist with expertise in the treatment of fecal incontinence and pelvic floor disorders, laparoscopic techniques to treat colorectal disorders, and other complicated colorectal conditions, Dr. Capiendo is a member of Los Angeles Colon and Rectal Surgical Associates. BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA...

2013-02-17 23:00:09

Craig Edward Amshel, M. D., owner of Absolute Surgical Specialists (http://www.absolutesurg.com) announced he is now offering a new treatment option for patients with the debilitating and stigmatized condition of chronic fecal incontinence who have not found relief from more conservative treatment options called InterStim® Therapy. Sun City Center, FL (PRWEB) February 17, 2013 According to a National Institutes of Health-funded study, more than 18 million Americans suffer from bowel...

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  • A stinking tobacco.
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