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How to Help an Older Adult Navigate Incontinence

MotherDaughteriStock-809822764...How to console their older adult who is facing incontinence; how to convince their elder that wearing protection is far better than smelling of urine; or how to pay for the products once they are in use. Feeling the need for an expert in this area, I contacted Mica Phillips, director of urology for the durable medical equipment provider AeroFlow. Our email conversation has been lightly edited for length and flow.

Read the full article on HealthCentral about how to help your older adult navigate the whole incontinence puzzle:

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