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2014-07-25 08:25:00

- The NAFC "Lets Talk About Bowel Health" campaign opens up dialogue on ABL - WASHINGTON, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Butterfly Health launches an accidental bowel leakage (ABL) educational initiative with NAFC called "Let's Talk about Bowel Health." The campaign is designed to increase dialogue and care for ABL - a little discussed bowel health condition. Only one in three people talk to their healthcare provider about ABL, yet this condition affects tens of millions...

2014-06-18 16:26:33

CHARLESTON, S.C., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Association For Continence (NAFC) has updated and improved the Bowel Health section of it's website, www.nafc.org, to include patient friendly information on a bowel health condition affecting tens of millions of people - accidental bowel leakage (ABL). A conversation starter, bowel diary, and infographic have been produced to further supplement the new online content and make initiating conversations with healthcare...

2014-04-28 12:19:18

UCSF team discovers natural way to avoid accidental urine leakage An ancient form of meditation and exercise could help women who suffer from urinary incontinence, according to a new study from UC San Francisco. In a study scheduled to be published on April 25, 2014 in Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery, the official journal of the American Urogynecologic Society, UCSF researchers discovered that a yoga training program, designed to improve pelvic health, can help women...

2014-03-10 23:01:13

The new IncontinentHelp.com focuses on helping those suffering with urinary incontinence. (PRWEB) March 10, 2014 Urinary incontinence is a problem that is more common than most people probably realize. In fact, more than 200-million people worldwide battle some form of incontinence every day. Too often, urinary incontinence problems go unreported for a variety of reasons, such as embarrassment and shame. Now, a new site dedicated to focusing on help and treatment options for those...

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,...

2013-11-25 23:29:38

November is National Bladder Health Month, and the urinary incontinence supply retailer DiaperBuys hopes that people will take time this month to educate themselves on the importance of maintaining bladder health. Wixom, MI (PRWEB) November 25, 2013 November is National Bladder Health Month, and the urinary incontinence supply retailer DiaperBuys hopes that people will take time this month to educate themselves on the importance of maintaining bladder health. According to the National...

2013-07-24 23:26:45

InControl Medical has certified J. William Groves, Jr. MD, FACOG, to prescribe InTone for women with bladder leakage. Lake Charles, LA (PRWEB) July 24, 2013 InTone, developed by InControl Medical, LLC, is a medical device available by prescription, indicated for the treatment of stress incontinence, urge incontinence or mixed (stress and urge) incontinence. Available by prescription, InTone combines a daily program of volitional exercises, voice-guided instruction, biofeedback and...

2013-07-23 23:29:12

InControl Medical has certified Louis E. Nelson, MD, M. Catherine Slusher, MD, , Ami H. Keatts, MD, LeDene King, MD, Michael J. Botticelli, MD, and Neil J. Correia, MD, to prescribe InTone for women with bladder leakage. Harrisonburg, Virginia (PRWEB) July 23, 2013 InTone, developed by InControl Medical, LLC, is a medical device available by prescription, indicated for the treatment of stress incontinence, urge incontinence or mixed (stress and urge) incontinence. Available by...

2013-06-09 23:03:28

InControl Medical has certified Chary Tamirisa, MD, FACOG, to prescribe InTone for women with bladder leakage. Sugar Land, Texas (PRWEB) June 09, 2013 InTone, developed by InControl Medical, LLC, is a medical device available by prescription,indicated for the treatment of stress incontinence, urge incontinence or mixed (stress and urge) incontinence. Available by prescription, InTone combines a daily program of volitional exercises, voice-guided instruction, biofeedback and micro-current...

2013-06-08 23:03:36

InControl Medical has certified Dr. Farhina Imtiaz to prescribe InTone for women with bladder leakage. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) June 08, 2013 InControl Medical has certified Dr. Farhina Imtiaz to prescribe InTone for women with bladder leakage. InTone, developed by InControl Medical, LLC, is a medical device available by prescription, indicated for the treatment of stress incontinence, urge incontinence or mixed (stress and urge) incontinence. Available by prescription, InTone combines a...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.