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Spinal Cord Injuries and Urological Issues

In this article by our Spinal Cord Injury Lifestyle Specialists, he discusses the various bladder issues that are associated with a spinal cord injury.

Aaron Baker
Urological Health

Urological Health Overview

In this article, we give tips to keep your urological health at its best and link to our other articles about visiting a urologist and more.

Aimee Sharp
Catheters

Catheters

This is our main home page for all things related to catheters - male external, intermittent and indwelling (Foley). Learn more.

Aimee Sharp
catheter problems

Catheter Problems: Troubleshooting

Whether you are new to catheterizing or experienced with catheters, you may experience some common catheter problems. Learn how to resolve these issues.

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS
how to clean a urine bag

How to Empty, Clean and Change Your Leg Bag or Drainage Bag

If a doctor has advised you to use foley or external catheters, then you will also need to use urinary bags. Learn how to empty, clean and change your bag.

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS
Introduction to Catheters

Introduction to Catheters

In this introduction to catheters article, we have compiled all our catheter 101 articles, resources, links and glossaries into one spot to help out people who are just beginning their journey with catheters.

Aimee Sharp
Urology Diagnoses

Urology Diagnoses

Urology diagnoses should be made by a medical professional, but there's nothing wrong with educating yourself about what condition you have, or may have.

Aimee Sharp
signs of kidney stones

Early Signs of Kidney Stones

If you've had a kidney stone, you know they can be excruciating. Some lifestyle changes can be made to prevent kidney stones, however if you experience unbearable pain or are worried, it's best to seek medical help.

Taylor Snell
Male External Catheters

Male External Catheters

Male external catheters (MECs), also known as condom catheters, are an option for men who experience incontinence instead of using diapers or intermittent catheters. If your doctor has recommended a condom catheter, we can help you learn more about how to get started, and how to troubleshoot.

Aimee Sharp
types of catheters

Types of Catheters: Catheters 101

Are you new to using catheters, or do you know someone who is? Learn all about the different types of catheters and when they are used in this article.

Sarah McIlvaine
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