Noticias

Breaking the Stigma Around Incontinence

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Urinary Incontinence is a medical term that will affect nearly everyone at some point in their lives. It refers to the involuntary loss of urine and can be caused by natural factors such as aging and childbirth, but can frequently be caused by pelvic surgeries, trauma, bladder issues, cancer, and...

Meet ActivKare CEO, Karen

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CEO and founder Karen Brunet started ActivKare to share her story, and to help men and women of all ages deal with the stigma surrounding incontinence. Let’s be honest, incontinence is not talked about often, making the individuals going through it feel alone and ashamed. Karen is here to break that stigma, as well as to let others know the symptoms they experience are universal, and that there are management solutions to help everyone live life freely again. 

Pfizer Vaccination in Canada

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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...

Incontinencia urinaria en mujeres, incontinencia de esfuerzo, incontin

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La incontinencia urinaria es la pérdida del control de la vejiga o la pérdida de orina. La orina es producida por los riñones y almacenada en la vejiga. La vejiga tiene músculos que se tensan cuando necesita orinar. Cuando los músculos de la vejiga se tensan, la orina sale de...