Incontinence: From Understanding to Managing Effectively

Are you living with incontinence? We know it is very difficult for anyone to live their daily life and stay healthy. But with the access to appropriate products, you can manage incontinence and live your life better. 

What Is Incontinence?
When you are unable to control urine or stool. it can range from minor leakage to severe cases where control is completely lost.

There are different types of urinary incontinence. The following are the most common:

  • Stress incontinence: involves leakage of small amounts of urine during coughing, sneezing, laughing, walking or lifting objects.
  • Urge incontinence: frequent, strong, & sudden urges but unable to make it to the restroom. 
  • Mixed Incontinence: A combination of two or more types of incontinence, typically Stress & Urge incontinence.
  • Functional Incontinence: The urinary system works well but other factors prevent getting to the bathroom, such as immobility or cognitive impairment.
  • Reflex Incontinence: Cannot tell when you need to go; Urine loss without warning.
  • Overflow Incontinence: Constant dribbling of urine; a bladder that never feels empty.
  • Fecal incontinence is a condition caused by bowel leakage, which may include involuntary bowel movements or difficulty controlling them.

Looking for incontinence help?

Triumph Home Health Supplies offers a variety of high-quality incontinence products  including protective underwear, tabbed briefs, pads, disposable underpads, etc. Contact our product specialists today for samples and assistance in finding the best product for you or your loved ones.