From catwalk model to role model
From catwalk model to role model
Anja Christoffersen was only 17 when she first walked in Amsterdam Fashion Week. She’s now focusing on another kind of modelling—being a role model for young people with chronic bladder and bowel conditions....
What can I ask my GP about incontinence?
What can I ask my GP about incontinence?
Few people relish the thought of discussing their toilet habits with a GP. You should never feel embarrassed about discussing incontinence with a doctor. They are professionally-trained to relate to such matters....
Greg’s Secret Life
Greg’s Secret Life
Greg Ryan was born without an anal opening, a congenital abnormality known as Imperforate Anus which affects 30,000 babies around the world each year. Without surgical intervention at birth, Greg would have died...
Prostate health and incontinence
Prostate health and incontinence
Author and prostate cancer survivor Alan White shares his story about managing incontinence post-surgery Being diagnosed with prostate cancer once in a lifetime is bad enough. In 2011, after my yearly...
From Adversity to Opportunity
From Adversity to Opportunity
Anne-Marie Howarth was 31 years old when she suffered a motorbike accident which left her with a spinal cord injury, restricting her bladder and bowel control. Not to be outdone by her injury, instead it opened a...
Five minutes with Dr Irmina Nahon PhD
Five minutes with Dr Irmina Nahon PhD
Irmina is Assistant Professor, Clinical Education Coordination at the University of Canberra and works as a pelvic floor physiotherapist in private practice. She is very passionate about continence promotion, as well...

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