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Pfizer vaccination in Canada

May 05, 2021

Health Canada offered parents anxious about their unvaccinated children some fresh hope today by clearing the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for use in people as young as 12 years old. After reviewing clinical trial data submitted by the New York-based company last month, regulators have determined the mRNA shot is safe to use...

Urinary Incontinence in Women, Stress Incontinence, Urge Incontinence

February 22, 2021

Urinary incontinence is the loss of bladder control, or leaking urine. Urine is made by the kidneys and stored in the bladder. The bladder has muscles that tighten when you need to urinate. When the bladder muscles tighten, urine is forced out of your bladder through a tube called the Urethra....

ActivKare introducing ActivGo Urinary Incontinence External Catheter system

January 06, 2021

  Launched in 2019, ActivGo® was the world’s first multiple use* and washing system-integrated urinary external catheter for incontinence management. Today, ActivGo® is a revolution ensuring comfort, user-friendliness, reliably, affordability and convenience by replacing the need for adult diapers, condom catheters and intermittent catheters in certain cases. ActivGo® makes urinary...

Ontario Disability Support Program - Income Support

January 06, 2021

September 2017 Summary of Legislation The Director has the authority to set greater asset limits for a benefit unit where assets are accumulated in order to purchase approved disability-related items or services. Certain payments are excluded as income when used to purchase/acquire disability-related items and services. To be excluded as...