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Men's Health Education Day

Lower urinary tract problems 3 November 2017 - 9.30am-4pm Butterfly Creek, PapIllion Room - 10 Tom Pearce Dr, Auckland Airport, Auckland Free parking and free shuttle from the airport. Everyone attending the education day will be issued with a Continence NZ Certificate of attendance. Topics Lower urinary tract anatomy and physiology Prostate cancer, grading & treatment options Teaching... more>>

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Continence Awareness Week 24 September - 01 October 2017

Continence Awareness Week 25 September - 01 October 2017 More information coming soon.... more>>

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Paediatric Education Day 2017 Auckland

Date: 18 August 2017 Time: 9.30am - 4pm Location: Butterfly Creek, Papillion Room 10 Tom Pearce Drive Auckland Airport Registration includes lunch Everyone attending the Education Day will be issued with a Continence Education Certificate of Attendance. Topics Diet and continence Bowels and behaviour An overview of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder A physiotherapists perspective Toileting in... more>>

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Report on Good Practice of Continence Services in New Zealand

Continence NZ contracted Sapere Research Group (Sapere) to undertake an independent analysis of the current state of continence services in District Health Boards (DHBs) in New Zealand. The purpose is to profile what is currently happening for service delivery against known good practice and then to make comment on that for the future for New Zealand.... more>>

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Pelvic Floor Workshop 2017 - Six venues around the country.

For Fitness Professionals - Wellington, Hamilton, Christchurch, Auckland. 10am-4pm - 5 CPD points (REPs) Part 1 Anatomy and function - pelvic floor and the core Part 2 - What is the Core? Types of dysfunction of the pelvic floor and the core Who is at risk of pelvic floor dysfunction? Rectus Diastasis Part 3 Pelvic floor safe screening tool Pelvic floor safe exercises How to teach activation of... more>>

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Ask Questions

Ask questions and get answers. See the questions others have asked. Pelvic Floor Focus Children's Continence Questions and Answers >> Adult's Continence Questions and Answers >>... more>>

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World Continence Awareness Week 2016

Do you know that every exercise you do affects your pelvic floor? Some exercises can overstrain the pelvic floor leading to bladder and bowel control problems and/or pain. Ask your trainer about pelvic floor safe exercises.... more>>

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Toilet Training & Bedwetting - Mary-Anne Harris

Toilet training and saying goodbye to nappies is a major milestone for children and parents. But for some children it doesn't happen as naturally as it does for others. What is considered a "normal" age for toilet training and dry nights? What are the early warning signs of problems and what strategies can parents use to overcome issues? Mary-Anne Caulfield is a Tauranga based... more>>

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Continence Information - Children

Continence Information - Children - Click on the desired topic to find out more. Topics Enuresis - Daytime wetting Bedwetting - Nocturnal Enuresis Faecal Incontinence (Soiling) Information for Teachers: Children who wet and soil Toilet Training for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders, and Learning Disabilities Teenagers and Bedwetting Enuresis and Encopresis Links Useful Charts Good... more>>

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Continence Information - Adults

Continence Information - Adults - Click on the desired topic to find out more. Topics Arthritis and Bladder and Bowel Control Chronic Heart Failure Issues Diabetes and Bladder and Bowel Control Menopause and Bladder and Bowel Control Parkinson’s and Constipation Stroke and Bladder and Bowel Control Caring for someone with incontinence Continence and Prostate - A guide for men undergoing... more>>

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Continence Service Providers for Adults and Children

Continence Services for Adults and Children. Click here to find a provider in your area, Listings for: North of Auckland, Auckland, Waikato - BOP - Coromandal, Lower North Island, Upper South Island, West Coast and Lower South Island Do you have a service that is not listed? Contact us for a listing.... more>>

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Toilet Card

Finding a toilet when out and about can be a challenge for people with bladder or bowel problems. It could even discourage some people from going out altogether. Our toilet card clearly states that the holder has a medical condition and needs to use a toilet quickly. Most places you visit will be willing to help you. Get your Toilet Card here: http://www.continence.org.nz/toiletcard/... more>>

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Videos

Liz Childs talks to an patient with a prolapse, Lisa Yates with an incontinence patient, Toilet Training & Bedwetting - Mary-Anne Harris, Kinky Chiropractor - Dr Heidi Haarvik, CrossFit - Do You Pee During Workouts?, Good Morning Show - Let's talk about incontinence, NZ Continence Association Radio Advertisement, Pelvic Organ Prolapse? Physiotherapy can help, Pelvic Floor Problem? Physiotherapy... more>>

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News & Events

Continence Awareness Week 25 September - 01 October 2017, Men's Health Education Day, Paediatric Education Day 2017, Report on Good Practice of Continence Services in New Zealand, Pelvic Floor Focus Workshops 2017, World Continence Awareness Week... more>>

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Contact Us

Our Contact Details Free Phone HELPLINE 0800 650 659 If you would like to contact us through our physical/postal address please feel free to use the following details: Continence NZ Louise Judd Executive Officer PO Box 254 Waiuku 2341 Phone: +64 9 238 3172 E-mail: info@continence.org.nz To send us any comments, enquiries or complaints, please use the feedback form here.... more>>