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Nocturnal Polyuria: What is it and how to treat it?

Nocturnal polyuria is a condition that changes the day-to-night ratio of urine production. While daily output remains unchanged, more than 33% of urine output happens at night. During the day, fluid is retained in the feet or legs, and when the body is reclining, that fluid finds its way to the kidneys, which produce urine. Individuals suffering from this condition may wake up several times during the night to urinate.

5 Best Incontinence Underwear For Women

As if an overactive bladder was not enough, finding the right incontinence underwear seems like an impossible job to do. To make this process of finding the right incontinence supplies a tad bit easier, HPFY brings you the five best incontinence underwear for women.

Top 5 Perineal Sprays [Best Reviewed Perineal Spray]

Perineal spray and other peri care products are essential for patients with urine incontinence in long-term care or hospital setting. Cleanser products clean the perineum area, removing skin irritants (urine, fecal matter). Many skin sprays are considered pH-balanced to minimize irritation and can be a non-rinse formula to improve usability and efficiency for caregivers.

8 Best Cleansing Wipes

Adult cleansing wipes are quintessential in dealing with incontinence or ostomy. Wet wipes soothe agitated and irritable skin and help maintain personal hygiene. Body cleansing wipes come in several varieties. These are scented unscented, disposable, reusable, and even flushable wipes.

Pelvic Floor Exercises for Everyone!

As we age, urine leakage can become more prevalent. Sneezing, laughing, and coughing can cause a small amount of urine to leak. Wouldn’t it be great if there was a proactive way to avoid this problem? Pelvic floor exercises are the answer. Let's explore what our pelvic floor is, and what you can do to ensure it is strong and resilient.

5 Incontinence Pads For Men That Are Standouts!

Pads for men offer manifold benefits. Besides being extremely effective in managing incontinence, men's pads offer easier removal. Instead of replacing the underwear with a pull-up brief or an adult diaper, all one needs to do is replace the pad by lifting it out of the underpants.

10 Best Overnight Diapers – Find the Right Nighttime Diapers

Night Time Diapers are life savers for those dealing with incontinence. Nights are often the longest period that one has to get through without changing a diaper. Thus, finding the right nighttime diaper that serves the purpose to the tee is so important.

Barrier Cream: 5 Best Skin Barrier Creams for Healthy Perineal Skin

Barrier Cream, also known as skin barrier cream, is a type of skincare product applied directly to the skin surface to maintain a physical barrier against infection and irritants. Skin Barrier Creams provide protection from irritants and prevent the skin from drying out. Find out the best barrier creams for skincare at HPFY.

Top 10 Ways To Get Rid of Urine Odor

Smelly urine is a common concern shared amongst many people dealing with incontinence. Well, not anymore. It is hard to get the unbearable urine smell out of yourself, the house, garments, and bedding. But it is not impossible to get rid of smelly urine. All you need is a bunch of good infection control supplies and a little tactic.

Top 5 Adult Diapers for Men

Adult Diapers are also known as underwear used by people with continence problems. These diapers for older people let them urinate or defecate by holding the waste products and preventing leakage. Adult Cloth Diapers are manufactured with synthetic disposable materials.

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Top 5 Wound Dressings For Treating A Slough Wound

During the healing process, necrotic tissue, or slough, forms over the chronic wound. It presents as is a pale yellow, dead tissue and covers the entire wound bed. A wound develops slough, it means that it is stuck in the inflammatory phase and healing is delayed. Find 5 Best Wound Dressings for Slough Wound.

6 Stress Busters For A Happy Holiday Season

Stress always seems to mount during the holiday season. While it should sound like fun to decorate your home, bake some holiday treats, or make plans to see family and friends, let's face it, these all add to the things we do every day, which makes everything that much more stressful. So, what can we do to make the holidays the most wonderful time of the year?

Air Purifier vs. Humidifier - Differences And Recommendations

It is no surprise that air quality has worsened over the years. This is true with both outdoor air and the air inside our homes. Small substances like dust, pollen, pet dander, and other pollutants can make breathing difficult. These substances can be especially harmful to those with allergies, asthma, or other respiratory challenges. But what allergy relief products should you use, an air purifier or humidifier? Learn what is the difference between the two and more at HPFY.

Types Of Diabetes and How To Manage It

According to the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, an estimated 8.2% of the US population is diagnosed with diabetes. Diabetes is a condition that interferes with how our bodies produce energy from the food we consume. The body breaks food down into glucose, the prime energy source, and mixes it in the bloodstream. There are three main types of diabetes, to dig deeper read more at HPFY.

Top 5 All-Terrain Mobility Scooters

For those that have difficulty maneuvering a manual wheelchair, an electric scooter can be a great choice. Some prefer scooters over wheelchairs because there seems to be less of a stigma attached to them, are affordable and easily managed over difficult terrains. All-Terrain Mobility scooters are ideal for running small errands and shopping and can be used indoors and outdoors. Find top 5 All-Terrain Mobility Scooters at HPFY.

How To Empty a Catheter Bag?

The bedside or large bag is used during night time while sleeping so that the user does not get up and disrupt sleep, and the leg bag can be used during the day. The leg bag is attached to the thigh of the user with the help of leg straps. It gets hidden under the clothes and keeps you comfortable. The leg bag or the larger bag should be drained once it is full of urine. It is advisable to empty the catheter bag when it is three-quarters or 3/4th full to avoid overflowing urine. Learn how to empty a catheter bag at HPFY.

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