5 FACTS ABOUT PHYSIOTHERAPY AND INCONTINENCE IN OLDER PEOPLE

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Check out this factsheet by Australian Physiotherapy Association for some facts about physiotherapy and incontinence in older people, and how a Physiotherapist can help you manage a wide range of conditions, get the help you need, and stay active and connected to your community!

🧘‍♀️ It’s never too late to start pelvic floor exercises
🚶‍♀️ Bladder and bowel incontinence increases the risk of falls
💧 Incontinence is linked to social isolation, depression and declining health in older people
🚽 Nocturne can be a sign of complex health problems
👩‍⚕️ Incontinence in older people is under reported and undertreated

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