Detecting urinary tract infections

  • On August 25, 2016
In a recent Woman’s Hour article on Radio 4, the topic of urinary tract infections (UTIs) was discussed with healthcare professionals. It was highlighted that it is not a topic that is discussed openly with many women and in fact there can be a large degree of embarrassment surrounding the subject. Listen to the full […]
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TENA U-test – Revolutionary new way to detect urine infections

  • On December 3, 2013
TENA U-test is a brand new product that revolutionises testing for urine infections.  TENA U-test works by detecting the presence of nitrates and/or leucocytes in urine using a small patch placed in the incontinence pad. Results can be obtained just 15 minutes after urination and remain valid for up to 24 hours afterwards. This means […]
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Urinary Tract Infections are one of the most common reasons for seeing a GP

  • On August 3, 2012
The recent experience of Prince Phillip highlights the importance of maintaining a healthy bladder and continence regime. Poor bladder or urinary habits are unlikely to cause incontinence, however the risk of causing a  Urinary Tract Infections is far higher. Urinary Tract Infections are one of the most common reasons for seeing a GP with approximately […]
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