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Bladder Cancer

Caregiver Spotlight: Caring for a Father with Bladder Cancer

Lars Wanbergs’s story was a submission to our annual Caregiver Story Contest. He was a finalist in our contest. My father sat on the chair I had placed in the middle of the kitchen ready for his haircut. It would be easier to sweep up the silver clippings from the linoleum floor when I was done.… Continue reading Caregiver Spotlight: Caring for a Father with Bladder Cancer

Aimee Sharp
Faith Through Bladder Cancer

Keeping Faith Through Bladder Cancer: A Wife Shares Her Story

"What makes caregiving rewarding? The joy of being alive each day and seeing my husband healthy. In 2006 my husband (Joe) was told he had bladder cancer...

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS
Bladder Cancer

What is Bladder Cancer? Signs, Symptoms and Treatment

Like any other organ, the bladder can be susceptible to cancer. Bladder cancer usually starts from the cells lining the bladder. Learn more.

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS
bladder conditions and tips for bladder health

Eight Tips for Bladder Health

What is the Bladder? The bladder is a ballon-like hollow organ that collects and holds urine created by our kidneys. Urine contains the waste and fluids that remain after our body takes what it needs from what we eat and drink. The bladder is one of those body parts that we often don’t think about… Continue reading Eight Tips for Bladder Health

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS
keeping bladder healthy

Keeping Your Bladder Healthy

The health of your bladder is extremely important to your everyday well-being. As you age, there are steps you can take to help keep your bladder healthy.

Taylor Snell
Foods that Fight Cancer

Foods that Fight Cancer

Research indicates a link between certain foods and cancer fighting effects. Cruciferous Vegetables The cruciferous vegetables are broccoli, cauliflower, cabbage, brussel sprouts, bok choy and kale. According to AICR’s second expert report, Food, Nutrition, Physical Activity, and the Prevention of Cancer: A Global Perspective, non-starchy vegetables, like those listed above, probably protect against some types… Continue reading Foods that Fight Cancer

Gina Flores

National Support Groups and Foundations

Enteral Nutrition Support Groups and Foundations: Adult Tube Feeding Facebook Support Group ASPEN: American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition The Daily Feed: Tube Feeding Family Support Network Feeding Matters Feeding Tube Awareness Foundation Flourish Community: Home Nutrition from Shield HealthCare Oley Foundation Tube Fed Kids   Incontinence Support Groups and Foundations: American Kidney… Continue reading National Support Groups and Foundations

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS
Aaron Baker, Shield HealthCare's Spinal Cord Injury Lifestyle Specialist

Aging with Spinal Cord Injury

We all age... and many things that were once easy become more difficult. This is true for everyone, but especially people 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
celebrities incontinence

Famous People with Incontinence

While some people may be reluctant to talk about their experience with incontinence, there are celebrities are doing their part to raise awareness.

Stephanie Struyck Elgin