Living with Incontinence

Stress Urinary Incontinence

Incontinence Can Have a Negative Impact on Quality of Life

The psychological stress of living with urinary incontinence can take a toll on a man and can have a significant negative impact on all aspects of his quality and enjoyment of life. Studies have shown that people living with urinary incontinence can have higher rates of depression and psychological distress and may find themselves becoming more socially isolated due to their bladder leakage1. Urinary incontinence may impact a man’s quality of life in numerous ways1:

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Prevalence and Statistics


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Discover the answers to common incontinence questions including causes, symptoms, and treatments from a qualified practice nurse.

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Get Informed

Valuable resources to explore the best incontinence treatment options.

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Behavioural Modification

Patient Stories

Hear how incontinence has impacted the lives of other men and couples.

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Behavioural Modification

Treatment Options

Talk to a urologist about treatment options for urinary incontinence.

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Partner Perspective

Partner Perspective

Understand the burden of incontinence from a partner or loved one’s perspective.

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Take the Quiz

Take our quiz to identify if you are experiencing urinary incontinence symptoms and help kick-start the conversation with your doctor.

Questions to Ask

Helpful hints on how to start the conversation with your GP or urologist, and other useful resources.



  1. Ko Y, Lin SJ, Salmon JW, et al. The impact of urinary incontinence on quality of life of the elderly. Am J Manag Care. 2005 Jul;11(4 Suppl):S103 - 11.
  2. Continence Foundation of Australia Key Statistics Accessed 18 February 2019

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