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Medical conditions and incontinence

caring for someone with incontinence

Some health conditions can increase the risk of developing either urinary or faecal incontinence. For more information and advice, speak to your doctor, a continence health professional or a continence nurse advisor on the National Continence Helpline 1800 33 00 66.

Stroke

Parkinson's disease

Prostate problems

Mental health

Dementia

Diabetes

Chronic heart failure