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Urinary problems

Trusted information about urinary problems, the symptoms and self care options can be found on this page.

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The urinary tract

The urinary tract can become infected, usually by bacteria entering the urethra. Learn more about the symptoms of an infection and get self care tips here.

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Urinary tract infection (UTI)

A UTI is caused by bacteria entering the urinary tract, leading to an infection in the bladder, urethra, ureters (urine tubes) or kidneys.

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Pyelonephritis (kidney infection)

Pyelonephritis is a kidney infection. It can make you very unwell, but usually gets better with treatment. Read more about symptoms and how you can prevent it.

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Urinary problems self care

Trusted information about self care suggestions for urinary problems can be found on this page.

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Incontinence and dementia

Trusted information on caring for someone with dementia, including advice on how to help people living with incontinence

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Kidney disease diagnosis

Diagnosing kidney disease requires a number of tests. You can find out more by reading about diagnosing kidney disease.

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Kidney Health Week

Kidney Health Week aims to raise awareness for good kidney health and educate Australians about the role of the kidneys and their importance.

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Kidney disease

Many diseases affect the kidneys, most commonly diabetes, inflammation of the kidney, and high blood pressure. Find out more on kidney disease from our trusted partners.

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The kidneys main function is to filter or 'clean' your blood of waste products and also helps to control blood pressure. Find out more about how they work.

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