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Kidney and bladder19 English resources in total. To see which languages this resource is available in, click on its title.
Victorian resources - 3Title: A Guide to Help You Manage Your Catheter and Drainage Bags
Summary: A catheter can make a difference to your quality of life and it can be a big adjustment for you. This information will help you manage some of the physical aspects of living with a catheter
Title: Home Choice Automated Peritoneal Dialysis
Summary: This is information for clients and carers who have chosen to use a dialysis machine at home. The instructions provide information about using the machine and minimising the risk of infection.
Title: Urinary Incontinence
Summary: Incontinence is leakage of urine, faeces or wind when you do not mean it to happen. It is a common condition, affecting about one million Australians. However it can often be cured and much can be done to lessen the impact of the condition. For many people, simple exercises and training programs can help. It is nothing to be ashamed of and it’s important to talk to your doctor.
National resources - 14Title: A List of Ten Frequently Asked Questions about incontinence
Summary: This fact sheet provides answers to ten most commonly asked questions about incontinence. It includes a list of contact for further information and assistance.
Title: Bladder problems and the prostate
Summary: This factsheet explains the role of the prostate on the bladder and its link to incontinence problems.
Title: Bladder Training
Summary: This fact sheet provides an overview of what bladder training is and what it can be used for. It includes a step by step training method and monitoring of outcomes.
Title: Constipation and Urinary Incontinence
Summary: This leaflet answers some of the most common questions about constipation and its potential complications. It also provides a list of contact for further information and assistance.
Title: Dementia and Urinary Incontinence
Summary: This leaflet explores the issue of dementia linked to urinary incontinence. It suggest some possible strategies, the availability of treatments and provides contact for further assistance and information.
Title: Good Bladder Habits for Everyone
Summary: This leaflet describes good bladder habits, lists the common warnings signs of bladder control problems and provide hints for maintaining a healthy bladder.
Title: Incontinence Aids and Appliances
Summary: This pamphlet describes what incontinence are available and how they work. It includes a list of contacts for further information and assistance.
Title: Incontinence: Myths and Facts
Summary: This leaflet explores four myths about incontinence and provides a list of contacts for further information and assistance.
Title: One in Three Women Who Ever Had a Baby Wet Themselves
Summary: This leaflet explains why women may experience bladder control problems after having a baby and provides information about how to stop it or manage it.
Title: Pelvic Floor Exercises for Men
Summary: This leaflet describes exercises to strengthen men's pelvic floor muscles and their benefits.
Title: Pelvic Floor Exercises for Women
Summary: This leaflet describes exercises to strengthen women's pelvic floor muscles and their benefits.
Title: Surgery for Stress Incontinence in Women
Summary: This leaflet discusses the surgical options available to women who suffer from stress incontinence.
Title: Urinary Incontinence - What is it?
Summary: This leaflet explains what incontinence is, describes difference types of incontinence and provides contact for further information and assistance.
Title: What is Continence Assessment?
Summary: This leaflet is to help people who are going to have a continence assessment. It describes what the assessment consists of and what outcomes are likely to derive from it.
Other States and Territories - 2Title: Solutions for common bladder problems
Summary: This is a guide to incontinence in adults and children and on how to access treatment.
Title: What is a Bladder Problem?
Summary: General information about what a bladder problem is and how to prevent it.