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Available resources

A range of books and resources that are avaliable from Continence NZ

Books

A-Wee-Secret

A Wee Secret

Written by Childrens Continence nurse Jacqueline Brown and illustrated by ex-Disney animator Myke Sutherland.

Jet and Tui are friends.  They both have a secret problem with bedwetting.  Their story will help children who wet the bed to see that they are not the only ones, and that with a little help one day their secret too will be a thing of the past.

A comprehensive section at the back of the book provides information and practical tips for parents on how to support children through their bedwetting journey.

$13.50  

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Poo Hoo - Written By Jacqueline Brown and Illustrated by Scott Irvine 

$13.50

 

 

Bowel Control - Information & Advice

Christine Norton & Michael Kamm

Avaliable for purchase at book depository

http://www.bookdepository.com/Bowel-Control-Christine-Norton/9780906584491

Cystitis - Survival Guide.
Dr Martin Knapp (1995)
Gore & Osment Punlications, Australia

Almost every woman has suffered the discomfort of cystitis at least once in her life. This book explains what causes cystitis and other urinary tract infections, and what tests and treatments you may be offered. He also offers self-help remedies as well as tips on preventing further attacks of this painful complaint.
$12.00

 

 

Irritable Bowel Sundrome
Symptoms, causes, treatment and self-help suggestions.
Dr Katie Ellard (1996)
Gore & Osment Punlications, Australia

IBS is very common. It's not a serious illness, but it can make life miserable. However, many comonsense lifestyle and dietary measures may help to relieve IBS, as Dr Ellard explains.
$12.00

 

Bladder Care - Self Help Guide - Dr Prem Rashid, Ann Doyle & Vicky Hibbard

$20.00

Simply Busting- A guide to Bladder & Bowel control
Edited by C.B. Pinnock (1993)
Wakefield Press South Australia

This is a book that is suitable for both the lay person and health professionals to refer to for help and guidance with incontinence of both the bladder and bowel.
$23.00

 

Understanding Your Prostate Problems
Enlarged prostate, cancer, prostatitits, tests, self-help, surgery & other treatments.
Dr Mark Ragg

Prostate disease is the most common health problem of men over 60. New drugs and other discoveries have revolutionised its treatment. this book describes what can go wrong with the prostate - and what you can do about it.
$12.00

"Use It Or Lose It" - $25.00.

 

Women's Waterworks - Curing Incontinence.
Pauline E. Chiarelli (1992)
Gore & Osment Punlications, Australia

There's a 1 in 3 chance for any woman to experience a problem controlling her waterworks. The real shame is not that she has this problem, but that it can be prevented. Step by step, in everyday language, this book shows the effective way of curing the problem, no matter how old a woman may be.
$15.00

 


Brochures

 

Continence NZ Brochures
Continence NZ have the following brochures available if you would like 1 copy then this is free of charge for more than 1 we do have a charge. Please see order form for prices:

  • Bladder Control Problems in Women
  • Good Bladder Habits for Everyone
  • Bladder Retraining
  • Pelvic Floor Muscle Training in Women
  • Pelvic Floor Muscle Training for Men
  • Urinary Symptoms in Men
  • A Healthy Bowel
  • Incontinence in Children
  • Dementia & Urinary Incontinence
  • Older People & Continence Problems
  • Adults & Bedwetting
  • Medications & Continence (for Health Profs- online only)
  • Booklet: '1 in 3 Women Who Ever Had A Baby Wet Themselves'
  • Continence and the Prostate - Prostate Surgery
  • Caring For Someone With Incontinence
  • Protect your pelvic floor and stay in control
  • Promoting pelvic floor safe exercise (fitness professionals)
  • Toilet Training
  • Information for Teachers -Children who wet and soil
  • Faecal Incontinence (soiling) - Children
  • Bedwetting in Children (Nocturnal Enuresis)
  • Toilet Training for Children with Autism, spectrum disorders and learning disabilities
  • Enuresis - Daytime wetting

 

Click here for adult's resource form View File

Click here for children's resource form View File

 

To order one free copy of the brochures, call 0800 650 659 or email zoe@continence.org.nz for a order form.