I PM Nikki and she told me it is ok to post.
I have neurogenic bladder & bowels and have difficulty 'going'......I found a product that's for spinal cord injury patients and works for me so I thought I would share.
It's called enemeez. It helps with evacuation. (I use a laxative too) If...
Everything seems to going wrong all at once in the past couple weeks. My mom lost use of both her legs (we are getting a hoyer lift) and we were just starting to nail down a new routine for that.
However yesterday I notice she was unable to pee all day. We took her to the bathroom 3 times per...
I need inspiration. I need something to look forward to. I'm living my life in the past. The only plans for the future I make now are how to head off the next possible crisis.
So my two biggest limitations are: 1. Neurogenic bladder. Plus the need for assistance in a public bathroom -...
So after an hospital stay that involves UTI, my mum hasn't been able to pass urine by herself. The urologist saw her and diagnosed her with neurogenic bladder.
We now drain her every 3 to 4 hours and monitor her urine levels. Mum was initially shocked and upset, but got over it quicker than my...
Hi all--I haven't posted in a long while.
I hope all can be as well as can be expected.
I am pleading to speak to someone here, a male as a female will not have this problem,
who has a foley catheter.
I am having problems with the damn thing, that I know other people must have faced who have...
Good morning, everyone,
I have a neurogenic bladder, thus have a urinary catheter. I have had it for about 1 1/2 years now. And now have two problems:
I have had the hardest time with the damn thing.
If I was bedridden, I wouldn't be having that many problems. But I am not--I am still able to...
Sorry this is long, but I need to explain first what the problem is.
There are three sister diseases: MS, ALS, and CIDP.
I have CIDP. There are people with CIDP, where the normal protocol for treatment doesn't work, which is 5% of the people with CIDP.
I am in that 5% group. I am now...