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 loo 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...
When you were a kid, you probably laughed whenever the words ‘poos’ and ‘wees’ were mentioned. But these days the topic of bodily excretions seems far less funny –because the process isn’t always straightforward. Although the bowel and bladder are responsible for different functions, when the bowel isn’t working to digest and remove waste effectively, bladder leakage can be a side effect – but why? Why does constipation affect bladder leakage? The bowel sits extremely close to the bladder, and...
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...