Incontinence can impact on your quality of life. The good new is it is treatable, so ask for help.

Incontinence affects nearly half of all Australian women.

It can range in severity from 'just a little leak' to complete loss of bladder or bowel control. It is a common condition that can have a big impact on your quality of life. Many women find it so embarrassing that they don’t seek medical help but there are a range of treatments that can help.


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