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Fact Sheets - We have added a PDF Library of Documents on Special Topics
Are you trying to figure out which incontinence products to buy for yourself or someone you care for? Do you have lots of questions about pricing, quality, and sizes? Are you looking for some excellent customer service - a real person who understands your particular needs? Do you need to try a sample first to make sure it works well for you?
Visit Continence Central to locate the distributors and manufacturers of a wide variety of incontinence management products (many of these products are not available at your local store). Most of the companies offer a sample packet to help you determine the best disposable home-use products for you. Many have shipping programs that help you reduce your costs for these products. All have toll-free numbers and information for you regarding their services and products on Continence Central.
Continence Central was created to help you learn about and find the best incontinence management products for your situation.
If you are a company that sells or manufactures incontinence products and you are not on Continence Central, please write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org to learn about the submission process to get your company on this website.
Our Book for You!
Learn how to take control of your life -- even when your life includes incontinence!
The book includes:
- Information about treating and living with incontinence
- Chapters on building resiliency
- Communicating with friends, family, and health professionals
- Overcoming stigma
- Stories written by people with incontinence ( Lived Experiences) who share their personal trials and ultimate triumphs with us
Whether incontinence is a new diagnosis or something you’ve lived with for years, whether your leakage is light or heavy, you are certain to find help and inspiration in this book.
To place an Order and learn more about the book, go to our website devoted to the book:
The Simon Foundation for Continence is dedicated to:
Bringing the topic of incontinence out into the open,
Removing the stigma surrounding incontinence,
And providing help and hope for people with incontinence, their families, and the health professionals who provide their care.
Incontinence affects millions of individuals worldwide. Estimates suggest that over 26 million adults in the US are affected by urinary incontinence - and countless more by fecal incontinence or a combination of both types. The importance of reporting incontinence to a healthcare professional that is knowledgeable and interested in treating incontinence cannot be overstated. A correct diagnosis for incontinence is extremely important for finding proper treatment and care and because incontinence may be an indicator of a more serious medical condition. Incontinence should not be ignored nor viewed as a normal consequence of childbirth or aging.
Within this website, we hope you will find the help and knowledge that will motivate you to take the steps that will lead to the solution that is right for you, and for your particular incontinence. However, information provided on this website is not medical advice and is not intended to substitute for the advice of your personal physician or healthcare provider.
We would love to have you share your success stories about managing incontinence with others. See our My Story area for details and to read the stories submitted by others.
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Page last modified 2 July 2015