Discussions By Condition: Diabetes

Urine from diabetic patient is dangerous?

Posted In: Diabetes 0 Replies
  • Posted By: DurianBoy
  • July 8, 2009
  • 01:55 AM

Currently I work in nursing home. I have this patient that has diabetes. I do change his diaper very often without gloves, simply because I dont like gloves. I don't mind his urine my hand, but is it dangerous for my health? is it contagious? thx

Reply Flag this Discussion
Thanks! A moderator will review your post and it will be live within the next 24 hours.

Signs of a Psoriasis Flare

Know the five types of psoriasis and how to spot flares.

How Diabetes Medications Affect Your Appetite

Newer diabetes treatments can suppress appetite and aid weight loss.

What to Do For Dry Mouth

Try these tips to get your salivary glands back into action.

The Painkiller – Constipation Connection

Constipation is a common side effect of opioid and narcotic pain medicines.

9 Signs of Sensitive Skin

Is it sensitive skin or something else?