Does the thought of packing a suitcase full of pads (and then figuring out how to dispose of them along the way) put you off going overseas? Is anxiety about staying close to a bathroom stopping you from getting out there and seeing the world? Don’t let a weak bladder hold you back from living the dream. Make Confitex leakproof absorbent underwear your new travel companion and you’ll enjoy the security of knowing we’ve got those little accidents covered. No...
Yoga. Sneezing. Running. Laughing. Stretching. Do any of those words give you, or someone you know a touch of anxiety? Bladder leakage is a physical condition where you lose control over when and where you go to the bathroom. It’s normally associated with ageing, but common life experiences such as pregnancy, childbirth, menopause, prostate cancer, disease or injury mean that bladder leakage can happen across a variety of ages for a variety of different reasons. In our society, private parts...
One in SEVEN men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer and experiencing bladder leakage post treatment is a common side effect. When we came across the Prostate Cancer Centre in Calgary who provide patient-focused support for men and their families, guiding them through the entire process, from initial consultation, treatment and after care - we asked them to share their knowledge, which they generously agreed to. In this post, we ask David Bateman from the Prostate Cancer Centre in Calgary...