Disc Prolapse: An Invisible Handicap

Posted by Wellspect US, July 27 2018

A disc prolapse is a painful and debilitating condition to sustain. It can also have knock-on effects, impairing bladder function. In this post, Frida Eriksen, 24, describes her journey, symptoms and progress and how she resolved her bladder issues. 

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Topics: Bladder Health, Catheterization

How Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Affects the Bladder

Posted by Wellspect US, July 20 2018

Did you know that 8 out of 10 people living with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) experience bladder problems, and that the risk of developing MS is significantly higher for women than for men? Here's what you need to know about taking care of your bladder while living with MS!

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Topics: Bladder Health, Catheterization, Women's Health, Multiple Sclerosis

What is an All-in-One Catheter Kit?

Posted by Wellspect US, July 12 2018

Most catheters are drained directly into the toilet, whereas an all-in-one kit contains an attached collection bag. An all-in-one kit can be especially useful if the user doesn’t have immediate access to a restroom, has difficulty getting out of bed or uses a wheelchair.

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How to Prepare for Travel with a Disability

Posted by Wellspect US, July 5 2018

For several years, Sebastian Forsén has run Welltrips, a travel agency specializing in trips for people with disabilities. Sebastian himself has a spinal cord injury, and has logged countless miles through his adventures.

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Topics: Active Living, Spinal Cord Injury

A Woman's Guide to Intermittent Catheterization

Posted by Wellspect US, June 27 2018

It takes some time to get used to urinary catheters, especially for women. In this post, we'll help you overcome the barriers!

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Topics: Bladder Health, Catheterization, Women's Health