... Your Resource for Learning About Continence Care Products
On Continence Central you can:
Learn about different kinds of continence management products available in the US in our Product Listings
Find out how to select the most appropriate management product (or products) for your type of incontinence in How to Choose Products
Discover where you can purchase products in Where/How to Buy
Continence Central aims to provide patients and caregivers with information critical to the product selection process while not endorsing any particular product. Continence Central helps consumers select an appropriate product based on a person's type of incontinence and personal needs and preferences. By selecting appropriate products, both the management of incontinence and quality of life are improved.
The importance of reporting incontinence to a healthcare professional who is knowledgeable and interested in treating incontinence cannot be overstated. A correct diagnosis for incontinence is extremely important for finding proper treatment and care, and because incontinence can sometimes be an indicator of a more serious medical condition. Incontinence should not be ignored nor viewed as a normal consequence of childbirth or aging.
Please note that all products have the potential to be hazardous. Look for safety information on the manufacturer's packaging and follow manufacturer’s instructions for use. If you have questions about the safety of a product or how to correctly use a product, contact the manufacturer of the item. Some items listed on Continence Central can be used only with a prescription and/or with a trained medical professional.
We are continuously updating and adding new companies to Continence Central to provide you with not only a wide range of product options, but also new and unique products on the market. We hope you find this information of great assistance.
Page last updated 17 November 2014