Bladder Management

 Christopher and Dana Reeve Paralysis Resource Center


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This webpage describes how the bladder works before and after paralysis; why people with paralysis are at high risk for urinary tract infection (UTI); some of the symptoms of UTI; the importance of proper cleaning of urinary care supplies, keeping the skin clean, and drinking the proper amount of fluids in helping prevent infection; and the increased risk of bladder cancer in some people with spinal cord injury.  


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Christopher and Dana Reeve Paralysis Resource Center

Short Hills Plaza

636 Morris Turnpike, Suite #3A

Short Hills, NJ 07078