There’s no one-size-fits-all solution when it comes to bladder leakage.   Because it affects so many people (as many as one in three women and one in ten men) and can be brought on by a range of causes, there’s no silver bullet that will magic it away.   For some, it’s a lifelong condition – just the way we’re built.   For others it’s the short- or long-term result of an illness or medical procedure, or just part of...
Every now and then we receive a comment on our Facebook page from someone asking why Confitex underwear is more expensive than ordinary underwear. Now we know they’re not the cheapest undies out there (although they’re far from the most expensive – that gong goes to a US$30 million diamond bikini designed by Susan Rosen for the 2006 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue), but we believe they’re worth every cent.   Confitex absorbent underwear is designed and built to last, so it’ll save you money...
When you were a kid, you probably laughed whenever the words ‘poos’ and ‘wees’ were mentioned. But these days the topic of bodily excretions seems far less funny –because the process isn’t always straightforward. Although the bowel and bladder are responsible for different functions, when the bowel isn’t working to digest and remove waste effectively, bladder leakage can be a side effect – but why? Why does constipation affect bladder leakage? The bowel sits extremely close to the bladder, and...