Think you might have a problem? 

Take this bladder & bowel quick quiz

The Quiz

Do you sometimes leak when you:

  • Laugh?
  • Lift something heavy?
  • Sneeze?
  • Cough?
  • Jump?

Do you sometimes feel you have not
completely emptied your bladder?

Do you have to rush to use the toilet?

Are you frequently nervous because you think
you mightlose control of your bladder or bowel?

Do you wake up twice or more during the
night to go to the toilet?

Do you sometimes leak before you get to the toilet?

Do you sometimes leak when you exercise or play sport?

Do you sometimes leak when you change from a seated or lying position to a standing position?

Do you strain to empty your bowel?

Do you sometimes soil your underwear?

Do you plan your daily routine around where the nearest toilet is?

If you answered YES to any of these questions, you may have a bladder or bowel problem.

Ask for help!

The first step is to talk to your doctor or contact the National Continence Helpline on 1800 33 00 66.

The National Continence Helpline is staffed by a team of continence nurse advisors who offer free information, advice and support and can provide you with a wide range of information resources and referrals to local services.

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