How to Use a Male Urinal in Bed

Spread the legs and place the urinal between the legs

To position a male urinal, spread the legs and place the urinal between the legs. If possible, help your loved one sit up in the bed. This makes it easier and more comfortable to use a urinal. Cover your loved one with a sheet or blanket for privacy.

Current as of: December 9, 2019

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