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Urinary incontinence

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Urinary incontinence: tips - myDr.com.au

If you are experiencing symptoms of urinary incontinence some of these suggestions may help.

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Urinary incontinence explained - myDr.com.au

Urinary incontinence is involuntary leakage of urine caused by poor bladder control. Find out about the causes and treatments available.

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Urinary Incontinence

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Urinary incontinence What is incontinence? Continence Foundation of Australia

Urinary incontinence is a term used to describe poor bladder control.

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Urinary incontinence fact sheet | Women's Health Queensland Wide

Urinary incontinence affects women of all ages and is not restricted to women who have borne children. This fact sheet provides information on the different types of urinary incontinence and outlines treatment processes with the aim of encouraging women to seek the help they require.

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Urinary incontinence in children | Raising Children Network

Urinary incontinence is when children cant control their bladders and wet themselves in the day. There are good treatment options for urinary incontinence.

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What is incontinence? The facts Continence Foundation of Australia

Incontinence is a term that describes any accidental or involuntary loss of urine from the bladder (urinary incontinence) or bowel motion, faeces or wind from the bowel (faecal or bowel incontinence).

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Continence management following prostate surgery Men Continence Foundation of Australia

Bladder weakness, or urinary incontinence, is experienced by many men following prostate surgery (prostatectomy or TURP). This is a common problem and often men find this the biggest challenge they have to cope with during the recovery process.

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Bladder leakage during workouts: Ask a Health Question | Women's Health Queensland Wide

Question: I had a baby four months ago and I have started back at the gym but I have been experiencing a small amount of bladder leakage which is embarrassing. I started wearing pads to the gym but want to know if things will improve? Answer: Resuming exercise is important for new mums and provides numerous benefits but it can also trigger bladder leakage. It is estimated that up to 30% of women will experience some form of urinary incontinence after having a baby.

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Incontinence and continence problems

Many things can be done to manage, treat and sometimes cure incontinence and continence problems.

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