About the Author: Christine Kijek

Christine Kijek

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Christine Kijek is a colorectal nurse at Danbury Hospital in Danbury, CT. She has a wealth of knowledge in this field as well as personal experience. HPFY is thrilled that she has been an active participant in the Ostomy Support Group. Christine lives in Bethel, CT with her husband Ed. Her children are married and live nearby. She has 4 grandchildren and is known as GiGi. Christine enjoys riding motor cycles and spends many hours gardening. She can often be found onboard a Carnival Cruise ship lounging by the pool.

Christine Kijek's Articles

Incontinence in the Elderly and the Effects on Caregivers

Posted on Jul 06, 2021 by Christine Kijek

The person experiencing UI is affected by physical, financial and psychosocial levels.Urinary incontinence (UI) is not a part of the aging process

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Posted in Incontinence

Fecal Incontinence: Managing the Embarrassment

Posted on Apr 27, 2021 by Christine Kijek

Stool Incontinence can cause constipation diarrhea and it is a common problem among peopl

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Posted in Incontinence Incontinence Care