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The Morning Show - World Continence Week 2017

Pelvic floor physiotherapist Shan Morrison joined The Morning Show this week to discuss World Continence Week and why incontinence is no laughing matter. 

Get help by speaking with one of our friendly continence nurse advisors on the free National Continence Helpline 1800 33 00 66.

Promoting bladder and bowel health

More than 4.8 million Australians experience bladder or bowel control problems. The Continence Foundation of Australia's vision is to have a community free of the stigma of incontinence. We provide information on funding, referral and products. We also offer free resources for individuals, carers and professionals to help treat bladder and bowel control problems. Phone a nurse on 1800 33 00 66 for free advice.

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Bladder leakage no joke: new health data

As part of World Continence Week, new data shows the alarming rate that women laugh off bladder leakage.

Incontinence: No laughing matter

It’s World Continence Week June 19 -25, and Australians are being urged to take the matter of incontinence seriously, particularly in light of disturbing new data that suggests the majority of women affected simply laugh it off.

Men in control… of bladder, bowel and erectile function

As part of Men's Health Week (12-18 June), the Continence Foundation is reminding men of the importance of adopting healthier lifestyles to improve bladder, bowel and erectile function.

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USANZ Functional Urology Symposium, 29-30 June, Crown Promenade

29 Jun 2017

USANZ welcomes you to attend their 2nd Biennial USANZ Functional Urology Symposium

International Continence Society Annual Meeting, Fortezza da Basso, Florence

12 Sep 2017

Save the date for the International Continence Society annual meeting

2018 International Urogynecological Association Annual Meeting , Vienna, Austria

26 Jun 2018

Save the date for the 43rd International Urogynecological Association annual meeting

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Online incontinence support forum

Dusting off the Office Clothes

Hi Everyone   I start my new office based job this week which should be quite interesting. My high-viz clothes ha...

Posted on 26 Jun 2017

World Continence Week 2017

Pelvic floor physiotherapist Shan Morrison was on The Morning Show this week to discuss World Continence Week. Click on ...

Posted on 23 Jun 2017

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Your local resource centre can provide information, education and advice on bladder and bowel control problems.

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