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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...

Trudeau says pandemic 'really sucks,' and that Christmas gatherings are up in the air

October 27, 2020

OTTAWA -- Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the global COVID-19 pandemic "really sucks," and could jeopardize large gatherings with friends and family over Christmas after a reined-in Thanksgiving. Acknowledging frustrations around partial lockdowns and scrapped Halloween plans in some parts of the country, Trudeau said Tuesday that Canadians need to...