With overflow incontinence individuals do not feel the urge to urinate. The bladder never empties normally small amounts of urine are leaked on a nearly continuous basis. Overflow incontinence can be caused by weak bladder muscles or a blocked urethra. Overflow incontinence is prevalent in older men with an enlarged prostate and is rare in women.
‘I’m just worthless. You want to throw my life away’
Anthony Watson said he woke up, confused, to rough hands shaking him in his seat on the train at Ashmont Station. He had passed out, he realized, after drinking alcohol, and now, early on the morning of July 27, 2018, a Transit Police officer was rousting him at the last stop.
LONG STORY SHORT WITH LESLIE WILCOX Florence “Johnny” Frisbie: Life Lessons from Pukapuka Atoll
Most of the time, it was a kind of challenge that was exciting. It was. I think it’s because, you know, we live on small islands, and we go out on the reef, and the big waves wash suddenly, and we’re down and struggling to get up again. And it was perhaps that background and upbringing that we had this great sense of excitement, you know. And yet, it’s partly survival Florence “Johnny” Frisbie grew up living far away from the comforts of a traditional population center, surviving on whatever food a small coral atoll and the ocean might provide. The odyssey of Johnny Frisbie, next, on Long Story Short. Long Story Short with Leslie Wilcox is Hawai‘i’s first weekly television program produced and broadcast in high definition. Aloha mai kakou. I’m Leslie…
These are the hidden titans of Mass. marijuana
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The Great 1970 Mail Strike that Stunned the Country
(This article first appeared in the March-April 2017 issue of The American Postal Worker magazine.) In March of 1970, the United States had been in a financial and commerce standstill for two weeks. Tired of poor working conditions and low pay, postal employees went on strike at 499 post offices in 13 states. Mail piled up and went undelivered while the eyes of the nation were focused on the strikers. Time magazine wrote that it was “the strike that stunned the country.”
Heart Donor's Mother Hears Her Son's Heartbeat
My husband, Greg Robbins, had a heart transplant in September 2016. In May 2017, we met his donor's family. His donor's name was also Greg, Greg Ricks! This ...
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In honor of Electrical Safety Month, we at TFC Electric want to remind you of these outdoor electrical tips that will keep you and your family safe.
Healthcare Workers Slam Proposed Medicaid Cuts in NYS Budget
By Abigail Weinberg More than 100 healthcare professionals gathered in Putnam Hospital Center Thursday to protest proposed cuts to Medicaid funding in New York State’s 2019-2020 budget Members of the union 1199 Service Employees International Union, United Healthcare Workers East and the New York State Nurses Association teamed up with hospital administrators to voice their opposition to the possible $550 million cut to Medicaid funding — the result of a shortfall in state revenue due in part to changes in the tax code. Because the federal government matches state Medicaid funding, the loss would total $1.1 billion Peter Kelly, president of Putnam Hospital Center, estimates that the cuts could reduce Putnam hospital’s budget by $1 million…
Click here to support Maurice German organized by Team Maurice German Verizon worker
This man is suspended from Verizon for using company equipment to save a cat from atop a telephone pole. Maurice German needs to be commended for taking action instead of punished. This is what is wrong with the world today.