Caring for Your Urinary Drainage Bag

Urinary drainage bags, like catheters themselves, are delicate pieces of medical equipment. Due to their intimate contact with equally delicate parts of the human body, very strict hygiene regiments need to be practiced when emptying, changing, or doing any other maintenance with them. Importance of Drainage Bag Care For patients adjusting to using urinary incontinence [Read More….]

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How To Insert a Catheter as a Woman

A common fear most people experience after a bladder dysfunction diagnosis is will I be able to cath myself? Fortunately, we have an expert is who is willing to share her experience learning to use a catheter.  Trudy Triumph is a blog from JoAnne Lake sharing her knowledge and support about neurogenic bladder and bowel. Her [Read More….]

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10 Tips From the Playground That Help When Coping with an Embarrassing Disability

Hi, Aeroflow family! Allow me to introduce myself. I blog at Trudy Triumph and I have written a book titled Beyond Embarrassment: Reclaiming your Life with Neurogenic Bladder and Bowel. I have neurogenic bladder and bowel and use a catheter about 6 times a day and my bowel sometimes gets me into trouble. I hope that [Read More….]

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The New Cure Ultra Catheter for Men

The brand new Cure Ultra pre-lubricated catheter is a great option for men who need a comfortable and reliable catheter option. The Cure Ultra catheter offers all the convenience of a pre-lubricated catheter without any of the mess. This ready-to-use device is easy to apply and won’t kink if accidentally bent. CoverAll Application, Easy to [Read More….]

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Preventing catheter associated UTI

How to Prevent Catheter Associated UTI

If you use a catheter on a regular basis then you’re probably familiar with the frustration of what seems to be the occasional and inevitable UTI. But these painful and annoying urinary tract infections don’t have to be a normal part of your bathroom routine. In fact, there are a number of ways you can [Read More….]

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What Does Medicare Cover For Catheters?

With Medicare’s ever-changing guidelines for coverage and reimbursement, people have trouble knowing about catheters coverage through Medicare. This is particularly evident in urinary incontinence products, given the wide variety of catheters available. Aeroflow Healthcare aims to be not only your supplier for all your catheter and incontinence needs, but also your source of reliable and [Read More….]

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What Causes Urinary Incontinence?

Currently, over 25 million people in North America experience urinary incontinence. Urinary incontinence is a major problem in the elderly population according to Medscape. Not being able to control your bladder or go to the bathroom when you want is frustrating. It is important to understand what causes urinary incontinence. Many health related factors contribute [Read More….]

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Catheter FAQs

At some point in your life, you may need urinary catheterization which can be scary if you don’t know anything about using a catheter. Talking to your urologist gives you some insight into what to expect from the procedure. However, knowing all the facts about catheters before catheterization quells your fear. What is are urinary [Read More….]

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Different Types of Catheters

The thought of having to use a catheter for urinary incontinence strikes fear in many people. However, knowing the different types of catheters can put your mind at ease. According to Healthline, “There are three main types of catheters: indwelling, external, or single-use and made of either rubber, plastic, silicone, or latex”. Indwelling Doctors may [Read More….]

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Doctor’s Appointment for Incontinence

According to the Mayo Clinic, “Urinary incontinence is a common and often embarrassing problem which affects a person’s daily life”.  Incontinence can affect a person of any age and any degree. From light bladder control to major bladder control issues, incontinence can take away your freedom. However, once you schedule your first doctor’s appointment, you [Read More….]

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