Unlike women blokes don’t give birth, so historically we have not had the need, resources or inclination to discuss any leakage of urine. So, when we get a bit of a dribble now and then …..
One of the most challenging things about caring for someone with incontinence is the washing.
When I was a carer for my ill son, I was astounded at how much washing I had to do….
Many people have been doing intermittent self –catheterisation (ISC) since childhood. They had incomplete bladder emptying as a result of conditions such as Spina bifida and required catheterisation from a very early age.
Do you really want to wear a pad for the rest of your life? Women generally grow accustomed to wearing a pad from an early age when they start to use them for their periods.