Articles by Adam Watts

Articles by Adam Watts

Managing incontinence as you get older
11 June 2024

Managing incontinence as you get older

Incontinence issues are a common challenge for elderly people, affecting their quality of life in a major way. The loss of bladder control, also known as urinary incontinence, leads to unexpected urine leaks and the inability to reach the bathroom in time. Then there’s bowel incontinence, which can bring about challenges when it comes to comfort and dignity. 
gardening
14 May 2024

Gardening with Incontinence

Gardening is a wonderful, low-impact activity that drastically improves your quality of life. Whether you're a seasoned gardener or just starting, understanding how to balance incontinence with gardening can be very fulfilling.
Managing incontinence symptoms during allergy season
9 May 2024

Managing incontinence symptoms during allergy season

A lesser-known issue that affects many during allergy season is the impact of seasonal allergies on urinary incontinence. If you’re already managing urine leaks, this can add discomfort and challenges to your day, impacting your overall quality of life.  So, in this Incontinence Shop blog, we’ll examine how the symptoms of seasonal allergies can worsen stress urinary incontinence (SUI) and lead to increased incidents of urine leakage.
How yoga can improve symptoms of incontinence
7 May 2024

How yoga can improve symptoms of incontinence

Urinary incontinence is a common health issue that affects millions of people and their quality of life. Typically seen as the involuntary leakage of urine, urinary incontinence can lead to embarrassment, anxiety, and social withdrawal.
6 reasons to buy your incontinence products online
7 May 2024

6 reasons to buy your incontinence products online

The internet has transformed how we buy our everyday essentials, and this is no different for incontinence products. From cost to convenience, let’s take a look at the 6 reasons why you should buy your incontinence products online. 
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What’s the link between hydration and incontinence?
22 April 2024

What’s the link between hydration and incontinence?

Urinary incontinence and overactive bladder are conditions that can affect your daily life, leading to unexpected urine leakage and frequent trips to the bathroom.
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28 March 2024

Simple tips for a healthier digestive system

A happy digestive system greatly improves overall well-being, influencing everything from mental clarity to heart health. Unfortunately, modern lifestyles often disrupt the digestive balance, leading to discomfort and health issues.
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Are there differences between male and female incontinence?
20 March 2024

Are there differences between male and female incontinence?

Urinary incontinence (UI) is common amongst millions around the world, impacting quality of life regardless of your gender.

Even though both men and women can experience incontinence during their lifetimes, the risk factors can differ significantly. 

Women often encounter urine leakages due to pregnancy, childbirth, and the hormonal changes of menopause. Meanwhile, men's urinary incontinence frequently stems from prostate-related issues, particularly in those aged over 50.

Both men and women can suffer from various forms of UI, including stress incontinence, urge incontinence, overflow incontinence, and mixed incontinence.