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Hi Im using tena discreet pads. The oxybutin has stopped the frequency and helped with pain but im still leaking…

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Overactive bladder help

Hi Im using tena discreet pads. The oxybutin has stopped the frequency and helped with pain but im still leaking…

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Overactive bladder help

Hi Im wearing a thick type pad. Urinary incontience happening after ive urinated so not sure why? Not huge loss more…

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Overactive bladder help

Hi, Sorry to hear that you’re struggling with this. Don’t worry, it can be managed. What product are you currently in?…

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need help looking after my mum with incontinence

Hi, Sorry to hear you are in this situation. You are not alone in struggling to take care of someone…

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incontinence pads for men recommendations

Hi, Yes, slips are a popular and reliable option. I would recommend these for moderate to very heavy leaks however,…

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rash from incontinence, how do I treat this?

Hi, You need to invest in some proper skin care products. Soap can make your skin more damaged and irritated,…

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incontinence pads for men recommendations

Hi, There are many options for you to choose from, it all depends what degree of leakage you have. My…

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scared of flying with incontinence

Hi, Don’t worry, there are plenty of things you can do to make the plane journey less stressful. It is…

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worried about running with incontinence..any tips or experiences please!!

Hi, I would recommend emptying your bladder well beforehand. A full bladder leaks more than an empty one, so you’re…

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regaining continence after prostate surgery

Hi, How long ago did you have your prostate surgery? If you are leaking heavily, I would definitely recommend visiting…

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anyone have any faecal incontinence pad recommendations??

Hi, There are discreet pads that are ideal for faecal incontinence, don’t worry. I would recommend the Attends f6…

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Problems after abscess

Hi, Thank you for your question. This is a possible side effect of the operation, however it isn’t something you…

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incontinence when running…putting me off weekly exercise!!

Hi, Have you been through childbirth or something that could severely weaken the muscles? You need a physical exam from a…

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Sudden bowel incontinence without knowing??

I definitely recommend getting a scan at the Doctors and going for a rectal exam. This might sound unpleasant,…

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Sudden bowel incontinence without knowing??

Apparently I have weak bladder muscles, that became worse after childbirth. I could deal with that as it was…

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Can anyone advise on bowel incontinence please

Hi, I don’t know if this is suitable for you for you or not..but have you considered getting a…

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Can anyone advise on bowel incontinence please

Hi, Thank you for posting on here. Sorry to hear you’re experiencing this. You are not alone in having this,…

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Sudden bowel incontinence without knowing??

Hi, Sorry to hear you’re experiencing this. Do you find certain food hard to digest or do you experience constipation and…

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37 years old with terrible urine incontinence

Hi, Thank you for your question. What exercises have you tried so far? Definitely visit the professional to ensure you are doing…

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What is bladder training and could it help?

Hi, as already mentioned this sound like stress IC – so the training of the corresponding muscles will help…

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Light urinary incontinence products???

You’ve been given the wrong absorbency in the past, there are thinner options available for you, don’t worry. Do you…

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Light urinary incontinence products???

i feel like it was the TENA Pants..maxii or something, not sure what absorbency. my friend recommended them to…

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Light urinary incontinence products???

Hi, Don’t worry, there are plenty of products in the market now that aren’t bulky!! Small shaped pads or thin…

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Night time protection

I have had to wear plastic pants since the 1960s and have tried many manufacturers` products over this long…

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42 and incontinent

I`ve been using I.D. Expert for some time now but based on the advice given here, will try out…

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Night time protection

They are plastic but last forever. They don’t crack or spoil. They cost about £40 a pair though but…

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Why does nobody want the 20 new packs of incontinence pads I had delivered on Christmas Eve.

Hi there, Your question is unclear. Have you bought incontinence pads and are willing to resell these to the community? This…

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Night time protection

Hi, Could you provide some more information about the Euroflex plastic pants for others- are they designed from vinyl?

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42 and incontinent

Yes. They are extremely comfortable and absorbent

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42 and incontinent

Hi, Thanks for your input. Is it the TENA Slip Active Fit Ultima that you wear?

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It it ok to rely on protection and just get on with life?

I’m with you Matt. Medications failed and desiccated my mouth. Pads work for me, even the heavy duty Tena…

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Night time protection

The IDs are good but for me Tena Active Fit Ultimas are the king of incopads! I always get a…

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42 and incontinent

Pull ups sag and droop for me. Cloth backed ‘diaper’ types too. The PE backed ones are perfect. I…

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causes of incontinence

Hi, Sorry we do not have specific knowledge on this subject, however many surgeries do cause complications that can cause…

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42 and incontinent

I have used all in ones, or nappies for years. I find that they are so much easier…

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managing incontinence with a driving job

Hi, Thank you for your advice on this. Feel free to read our tips on living with incontinence if you…

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managing incontinence with a driving job

I used to have a driving job driving massive trucks and I found using a good nappy, with a…

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42 and incontinent

Hi, Thanks, that could be useful for others choosing between an all in one and pull up. They both have…

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42 and incontinent

Pull up pants don`t work for me, having tried them when I started having to wear protection by day…

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42 and incontinent

That’s interesting, have you ever tried a pull up pant product for the day? These can be more discreet…

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42 and incontinent

My slips are I.D Expert in “Super” absorbency, either medium for night wear and small for day wear (to…

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Can I have a doughnut fitted after a mesh operation?

Hi, Thanks for your question. Do you mind re-phrasing this please, do you mean your mesh operation did not work…

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What is actually wrong with me???

Good luck for then, I hope you can find answers. Don’t worry, you will be thankful you have had it…

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What is actually wrong with me???

Hi. The appointment is on the 5th Feb. I’ll write back and let the forum know where I’m at with this. Not…

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42 and incontinent

Hi, thanks for your input. What is the name of the slip you wear, if you want to recommend…

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42 and incontinent

For me, every time, it`s a slip, worn under close fitting cotton briefs. No risk of the velcro coming…

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42 and incontinent

Yes, you do need a close, accurate fit for briefs to reach their full absorption potential. Thanks for suggesting…

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What is actually wrong with me???

Hi Chrissy, I’m glad you found the forum helpful. When do you have the appointment with the urologist? It would…

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