Incontinence Blog

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Our blog contains lots of useful articles and tips on dealing with incontinence, including advice on incontinence products, explantions on the types of incontinence and things you can do to reduce the impact of incontinence.

Incontinence Products Online recommend these brands

Incontinence Products Online recommend these brands

Across the world, there are millions of people living with varying levels of incontinence. Close to 8 million of those live in the UK, with one in four women and one in five men affected. But there are items out there to make day-to-day life with incontinence much...

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Flu season – what to know and how to stay safe

Flu season – what to know and how to stay safe

Everyone has heard of the flu, and if you’ve ever had it, you know it can feel absolutely horrific. Each year, around 8,000 people die from flu, particularly older adults, small children and those living with underlying health conditions. At the end of 2019, more than...

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Healthcare associated infections

Healthcare associated infections

When it comes to the healthcare profession, keeping those that you look after safe at all times will always be your highest priority. However, sometimes, regardless of how much care and attention is taken, bad things can happen. One of the most common issues is the...

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Incontinence Products Online recommend these brands

Incontinence Products Online recommend these brands

Incontinence, a term that describes the accidental or involuntary loss of urine from your bladder or a bowel movement can happen to us as we age, much in the same way that loss of hearing and eyesight can affect us. While there are varying types of incontinence, it’s...

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Fall Prevention

Fall Prevention

It’s estimated that more than 250,000 people aged 65 and over are hospitalised due to a fall each year. It’s also been reported that those living in care homes are three times more likely to fall than those living in their own homes, which tend to be more serious....

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What should you do if a relative develops incontinence?

What should you do if a relative develops incontinence?

What to do when a relative develops incontinence? As we age our bodies can’t do what they used to do when we were younger, and in the same way we may need glasses, our urinary system can also be affected. This can result in someone losing control of their bladder and...

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Types And Causes Of Men’s Incontinence

Types And Causes Of Men’s Incontinence

Incontinence is a condition few people want to talk about, and this is especially true of males. While females find the issue equally discomforting, males are 60% less likely to speak to a doctor – delaying their diagnosis and often exaggerating the symptoms. With...

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Urinary Incontinence in New Mums – all you need to know

Urinary Incontinence in New Mums – all you need to know

What is urinary incontinence? Many women experience urine leakage, which is also known as urinary incontinence, during pregnancy or after giving birth. This is the involuntary loss of urine and can affect everybody differently. For some pregnant women, it may be mild...

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