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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
Tipos de catéteres

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
Bladder Tools

Assistive Technology: Bladder Tools

In a previous blog, I wrote about what I personally use to manage my neurogenic bladder. In this entry, though, I will share objective information and tools that may help when searching for your ideal bladder-care product. Finding the right catheter is a process worth investing in for your long-term health. It involves your doctors… Continue reading Assistive Technology: Bladder Tools

Aaron Baker
Bladder Health

A Guide To Bladder Health

No matter where we are, bacteria exists in our surroundings.  Proper hygiene and cleanliness is essential for people who use intermittent catheters, as well as condom catheters. The guidelines below are every day ways to promote bladder health. What are the basic steps for bladder health and hygiene? Regularly empty your bladder Properly dispose of your intermittent or condom catheter… Continue reading A Guide To Bladder Health

Gina Flores
Urological Product Glossary

Urological Product Glossary

You'll find many catheters in our urological product glossary, from pediatric to geriatric. Shield HealthCare offers leading brand urological products.

Paul Leary
Urological Links

Urological Links

American Cancer Society 1599 Clifton Road N.E. Atlanta, GA 30329 404-320-333 or 1-800-227-2345 Support groups for patients and their families, transportation programs, at home care items. American Medical Association California Association of Health Facilities Cleveland Clinic Health Care Financing Administration 7500 Security Blvd. Baltimore, Maryland 21244 (410) 786-3000 Federal agency that administers Medicare, Medicaid, and the… Continue reading Urological Links

Gina Flores
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