Topic "Kidneys And Bladder" in Arabic - total 30 documentsTitle: 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: All about eGFR fact sheets
Summary: The estimated Glomerular Filtration Rate (eGFR) is a value indicating how well your kidneys filter waste from your blood as well as helping to identify the presence of kidney damage
Title: All About Chronic Kidney Disease
Summary: Kidney disease is called a 'silent disease' as there are often no warnings. It is not uncommon for people to lose up to 90% of their kidney function before getting any symptoms.
Title: Are you at risk of kidney disease?
Summary: 1 in 3 Australians is at risk of kidney disease. This poster covers: What is kidney disease? Am I at risk of kidney disease? What are the signs of kidney disease? What is a kidney health check? Can early detection help? What are treatment options for end stage kidney disease?
Title: Bedwetting in Childhood
Summary: Bed-wetting is common. About one in every five children in Australia wets the bed. Bed-wetting can run in families and is more common in boys than girls before the age of nine years. It can be upsetting for the child and stressful for the whole family. The good news is that you can get help.
Title: Bedwetting Teenagers and Young Adults
Summary: Some young people with night-time wetting may also have day-time bladder problems, such as passing urine more often and more urgently than normal, and urine leaks as they hurry to the toilet (also called overactive bladder).
Title: Bladder cancer fact sheet
Summary: An overview of bladder cancer including types, symptoms, risk factors, diagnosis, treatment and finding support.
Title: Bladder Control Check Up
Summary: This leaflet is to help people get ready for a bladder control check up.
Title: Bladder Control Problem?
Summary: If you have bladder control problems, ask for help you don't have to put up with it.
Title: Constipation and Bladder and Bowel Health
Summary: This fact sheet explains what constipation is and suggests some ideas for improvement and tells you where to get more help.
Title: Continence Products
Summary: Three out of four people who have bowel or bladder control problems can be cured or helped to better manage their problem. Continence products are used to manage the symptons of poor bladder and bowel control.
Title: Dementia and Bladder and Bowel Control
Summary: People with dementia have memory loss and may be confused and not know where they are. This can cause or make bladder and bowel control problems worse.
Title: Expecting a Baby? Bladder and bowel control problems
Summary: When you are pregnany, you get a lot of advice from many people. One issue that few people think about are signs of bladder and bowel control problems in pregnancy and after the birth.
Title: Good Bladder Habits for Everyone
Summary: You need good bladder habits for a healthy life.
Title: Incontinence a problem in anyone's language
Summary: Incontinence is the unwanted and involuntary leakage of urine or faeces. It affects people from all cultures and it is not normal. The good news is incontinence can be treated, and in many cases cured. This flyer advertises that information is available in various languages.
Title: Instructions for a mid-stream urine specimen for men and women
Summary: Instructions for both men and women on how to provide a mid-stream urine specimen for a urine test.
Title: Kidney transplant factsheet: Treatment option
Summary: When kidney failure becomes very advanced, your kidneys are so damaged they can no longer do their job. A transplant is a treatment for kidney failure but it is not a cure. A transplant potentially offers a more active life and a longer life, free from dialysis as well as dietary restrictions. However, your new kidney needs a lifetime of care.
Title: Linking Kidney Health, Heart Health, Blood Pressure & Diabetes
Summary: People who have diabetes, high blood pressure (hypertension) and/ or cardiovascular disease are at an increased risk of chronic kidney disease. Detection and early management is very important to slow down any damage to the kidneys, and hopefully prevent the need for the transplant or dialysis. Treatment will also reduce the risk of death from heart disease.
Title: Looking After Yourself With Chronic Kidney Disease
Summary: Once you have been diagnosed with kidney disease there are many actions you can take to slow down the damage to your kidneys and keep you away from treatment such as dialysis and transplantation for as long as possible.
Title: Nocturia - going to the toilet at night
Summary: Nocturia is when a person has to wake up at night to pass urine. If this happens more than twice a night, it can be a problem.
Title: Nutrition & Kidney Failure
Summary: When you have chronic kidney disease, diet can be an important part of your treatment. Your recommended diet may change overtime if your kidney condition or medical treatment changes.
Title: One in Three Women Who Ever Had a Baby Wet Themselves
Summary: Women who have even just on baby are nearly three times more likely to leak urine and wet themselves, than women who have not had a baby. The more babies you have, the more chance there is that you will leak urine and wet yourself.
Title: Overactive Bladder and Urgency
Summary: The bladder is a muscle which contracts to empty the bladder when it is full and you are ready to empty. An overactive bladder means the bladder contracts before it is full. It can sometimes contract when you are not ready. (link to bilingual resource)
Title: Pelvic Floor Muscle Training for Women
Summary: The document explains how to keep your pelvic floor muscles strong. The floor of the pelvis is made up of layers of muscle and other tissues. These layers stretch like a hammock from the tailbone at the back, to the pubic bone in front.
Summary: The document explains what is a vaginal (or pelvic organ) prolapse is.
Title: Surgery for bladder control problems in women
Summary: Many women leak urine or wet themselves when they cough, sneeze or exercise (this is called stress incontinence). While there are many treatments to try first, some women need to have surgery for this problem.
Title: The Prostate and Bladder Problems
Summary: The prostate is a gland that only men have. It is about the size of a walnut and sits below the neck of the bladder surrounding the bladder outlet (the urethra).
Title: Treatment options factsheet
Summary: A sudden drop in kidney function is called Acute Kidney Failure. It is often short lived and treatment is only for a short while. More often kidney function worsens over a number of years and is called chronic kidney disease. Eventually it fails permanently and when there is only about 10 percent of function left, dialysis or a kidney transplant is needed. This resource discusses possible treatment options
Title: Trial of void
Summary: Trial of void is a test to check bladder function. This is an instructional fact sheet for patients of the Women's explaining the procedure.
Title: Urinary Tract Infections
Summary: This fact sheets explains what is a urinary tract infection, causes and the treatment. Urinary tract infections (UTIs) can target the urethra, bladder or kidneys.
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