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8 Ways To Prevent UTIs This Summer

Summer is here, which means it's time to enjoy all the fun activities warmer weather can bring you! Unfortunately, contracting and fighting a urinary tract infection can keep you away from all the fun. A urinary tract infection (UTI) is an infection that affects your urinary system (your kidneys, ureters, bladder and urethra). Normally bacteria that enters the urinary tract is attacked by the body’s natural defenses and quickly removed, but sometimes bacteria can overcome these defenses and develop into an infection.


Benefits of a Coude Catheter

Pain, irritation, and discomfort are common symptoms a male patient diagnosed with an enlarged prostate condition may experience during self-catheterization. Patients who often experience these symptoms may find catheterization challenging. A coudé catheter has been designed to facilitate catheter navigation through the prostate curvature. Patients who suffer from an enlarged prostate may find a coudé catheter beneficial.