On behalf of the Board of the Continence Foundation of Australia and our staff, we would like to welcome Dr Gian Sberna as our new CEO. With over 20 years
The Department of Health and Aged Care wants to hear from people impacted by incontinence to inform an independent evaluation of government-funded continence initiatives. Incontinence is a very common health
As the Continence Foundation of Australia embarks on a new strategic focus and looks ahead to amplify impact and value for people with lived experience, members, stakeholders and government partners
Sophie* is a 32-year-old woman who has three children. During the birth of her first child, she had a difficult time, experiencing a long labour and having to push for
By Nicola Reid, Media and Health Content Writer Sometimes you just need someone to help you connect the dots and this is exactly what Dr Payam Nikpoor did for me
WHAT ARE SOME OF THE KEY SIGNS OF PERIMENOPAUSE? Perimenopause can begin anywhere from five to eight years before menopause and women may start to experience symptoms from their early
Women’s experience of menopause is highly influenced by cultural attitudes and beliefs towards menopause and menopausal symptoms, as well as socioeconomic and lifestyle factors. A comparison of the menopausal experiences
Hmm menopause…. hot flushes, mood swings, low libido, insomnia, night sweats, but wait there’s more! A lesser-known fact is that overactive bladder (OAB) syndrome is also more likely in postmenopausal
Amanda* first noticed bladder weakness, manifesting as urinary urgency and frequency, after the birth of her first child. At the time she thought it was just something she had in
Lyz Evans, Titled Pelvic Health Physiotherapist. Clinical Masters: Women’s Health & Continence. B.App.Sci: Phy. TELL ME ABOUT YOUR WORK AND THE IMPORTANCE OF PELVIC FLOOR HEALTH ACROSS THE LIFESPAN I