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Infection Prevent and Incontinence Care

Infection Prevention & Incontinence Care

During COVID-19 and Beyond By: Judy Borcherdt, RN, BSN, CWCMS and Linsee Nungester, LPN Average time

Anticholinergics and Older Adults

Anticholinergics (Ant-I-Cul-In-Urge-Ics) are drugs used to stop involuntary muscle movements. These

Medication for Urinary Incontinence

Medication to Treat Urinary Incontinence

One of the most common treatments for incontinence is medication. In some cases, medication is the b

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Disposable Underwear for Swimming

Summer is finally here! Along with warm weather and sunny days come pool outings, beach trips, and o

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Adult Diaper Banks

Adults that experience incontinence know it can be challenging to constantly keep adult diapers on h

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Caregiving, Incontinence, and Frontotemporal Dementia

In this feature, we conducted an interview with Candace Williams, a caregiver to her mother and blog

Dementia vs Alzheimer’s: What is the Difference?

Alzheimer’s disease and dementia are often used interchangeably. But did you know that Alzheimer

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Best Practices for Care Providers to Ensure Minimal Contact During COVID-19

Currently we are living in a time of great uncertainty, and it can be even more frightening if you a

Managing Incontinence During COVID-19

Thank you Thank you to the 2.6 million active nurses in the U.S.A. who have answered the call and ar

How Nerve-Sparing Robotic Surgery Changed Incontinence

20 years ago, a prostatectomy (the surgical procedure to remove part or the entire prostate) involve

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6 Signs of Poor Incontinence Care in Nursing Homes

More than 50% of nursing home residents experience some type of incontinence. More than 75% of long-

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Sandwich Generation and Incontinence

The Sandwich Generation is the group of adults, typically ages 40-60, who are simultaneously caring

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The Hidden Costs of Incontinence

In over 30 years of servicing adults with incontinence, DMEs (Durable Medical Equipment companies),

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Memory Care and Incontinence

Memory Care Units are dedicated areas of a nursing home or assisted living facility that are specifi

Cancer, Radiation, and Incontinence

Many cancer patients experience incontinence as an effect of radiation treatment. Prostate cancer is

Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

March is National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. To help raise awareness for Developmen

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Polypharmacy and Incontinence

Polypharmacy is the term used to define taking multiple medications at the same time to treat one or

Top 6 Questions to Ask Your Urologist

If you are experiencing incontinence, it may be difficult to know what to do about your condition. A

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Too Old for a Prostate Exam?

Prostate cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related death for men in the United States. Approxima

Alzheimer’s and Incontinence – By the Simon Foundation for Continence

The following content is from The Informer, a publication by The Simon Foundation for Continence. Al

~ Monthly Incontinence Tips: Benefit with Swimmates® ~

For children and adults dealing with bladder and/or bowel loss, going for a swim may seem like somet

Tranquility ATN – The “Just Right” Incontinence Product

Below is an article written by a loyal Tranquility Products wearer. For confidentiality purposes we

The Growth and Challenges of Assisted Living

Assisted Living facilities and communities are growing rapidly around the United States. The tr

~Incontinence Tip of the Month: Try Before You Buy~

Everyone’s body type is different, and the incontinence product that works for one person might no

How Much Does This Diaper Hold?

If you’ve ever sat down in a wet, cold, uncomfortable diaper, you know that what matters most in a

~ Monthly Incontinence Tips: The Many Uses of Booster Pads ~

Booster pads are a multi-functional incontinence solution with many applications for children and ad

Sleep Disturbances and Incontinence

Getting enough sleep is crucial to your health and well-being. Night time sleep disruptions are comm

~ Monthly Incontinence Tip: Maintain a Healthy Weight ~

Did you know weight an incontinence are directly related? People who are overweight are more likely

Regain your Freedom with the Right Adult Diaper

If you are struggling with incontinence, finding the right product can be life-changing. We hear sto

Happy New Years from Tranquility!

Welcome to 2018! We hope you had a happy and safe New Year’s! The New Year brings new opportun

Bathroom Safety – Not Worth the Risk

Falls are the leading cause of injuries among older Americans. One in four Americans over the age of

Bladder Health Awareness Month

November is Bladder Health Awareness Month, and this year, we would like to share some pieces from o

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Market Growth for Adult Diapers

MarketResearchStore.com reports that the market growth for adult diapers and incontinence products o

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How to Reduce the Symptoms of Incontinence

Incontinence has numerous causes and a spectrum of severities. Although battling incontinence sympto

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Why Double Diapering Is Not the Best Solution for You

It’s become common practice for caregivers and consumers alike to try double diapering, or lay

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The Emotional Aspects of Urinary Incontinence

When considering urinary incontinence, the first details that normally come to mind are the physical

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The Comfortable Choice for Adult Diapers

Adult Diaper Fit Tranquility customers compliment us on the sizing and fit of our briefs and underwe

Facts Myths

Busting the Myths About Incontinence

Incontinence is a subject that is not freely and comfortable spoken about in public even though this

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DYK: Hydrocephalus and urinary incontinence issues

Tranquility offers an extensive array of products to meet a full range of incontinence needs. Some p

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How to Control Urinary Incontinence Odors

There are many concerns among people with urinary incontinence. One of these concerns is how to con

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Exploring the World with Incontinence

Just because you or a loved one has urinary incontinence, doesn’t mean you can’t go out, let alo

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Caring for Loved Ones with Nighttime Incontinence

By: Melissa Napier, MS, BSN Nurse Consultant, Principle Business Enterprises Sleep. One third of ou

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Incontinence and Diabetes

February is a known as the “Heart Month” for the celebrations of Valentine’s Day a

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Strokes and Incontinence

February is a known as the “Heart Month” for the celebrations of Valentine’s Day a

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Top Four Things to Look For When Purchasing Adult Diapers

Millions of Americans experience incontinence. If you know someone that is starting to have decrease

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Caregiver Support: Studies Highlight Three Ways to Prevent Falls

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), falls among older adults result

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Adult Diapers: Choose the Correct Product for Your Active Lifestyle

Far too often, we find that people who have to wear adult diapers for a period of time feel that...

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Caregiving and Incontinence: Caring for a Loved One with Incontinence

By: Jane Curry, Gerontologist Caring for a loved one can be a very rewarding experience. However, ca