Health Articles

We’ve brought together many of our favourite articles published by our nurses and industry partners, including information sourced from leading healthcare manufacturers.

These articles focus on incontinencewound care and nutrition. In sharing this general advice, we hope to help you or someone you care for manage and improve your everyday health. 

Your Guide To Pre-planning For The NDIS

Your Guide To Pre-planning For The NDIS If you are eligible for the NDIS, you will be given the opportunity to create an NDIS plan. To ensure you receive the most from your NDIS plan, it is a good idea to begin Pre-planning before your NDIS planning meeting.If you are...

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Looking After Your New Tattoo

Looking After Your New Tattoo Did you know your new tattoo is essentially a wound? And just like any other wound, your new ink requires specific care to successfully complete the healing process and avoid infection. Our nurse has answered the top 5 questions for...

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Tips For Better Bladder Control

Tips For Better Bladder Control Bladder control is something most people take for granted – until it's gone. But if your bladder control could be better, it's important to know you're not alone. Roughly 33% of people aged 30 to 70 suffer from incontinence issues. The...

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Menopause and Changes In The Bladder

Menopause and Changes In The Bladder If you're going through menopause, you might be finding it harder to control your bladder. Loss of bladder control during menopause is a common problem.  Throughout this article, we will advise you on tips and tricks to feel more...

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Bed and Chair Protection Guide

Bed and Chair Protection Guide There is a wide range of reusable bed and chair protection products available in today's market. Urology Nurse Advisor, Ros Lawrence has provided a in-depth look at many of the leading product options and the benefits each offers to...

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Male & Female Incontinence Explained

Male & Female Incontinence Explained Incontinence effects males and females in different ways based off their anatomy.There are two types of incontinence which effect both genders. The first being urinary incontinence which is when urine is involuntarily lost from...

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Top Tips for Bladder and Bowel Health

Top Tips for Bladder and Bowel Health1. Drink your way to a healthy bladder Drinking well is vital to the health of your bladder and bowel. The average body needs about two litres (eight glasses) of fresh fluid every day. Naturally energetic activity or hot weather...

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Products For Incontinence In Children

Products For Incontinence In Children For incontinence in children there is a range of product options available. From disposable pads to bed and chair protection. Each incontinence specific product choice holds unique and child friendly features. While most children...

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How To Select The Right Continence Pad

How To Select The Right Continence Pad Selecting the right continence pad can be a daunting task. However, once found, the right continence pad can significantly increase comfort and continence management. Our experts have explored the top three criteria that help to...

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Continence For Children with Spina Bifida

Continence For Children with Spina Bifida Spina Bifida, meaning 'split or divided spine', is one of the most common birth defects in the western world, affecting one in every 500 pregnancies. The term Spina Bifida refers to neural tube defects that happens in the...

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