A healthy bladder and bowel is important for your overall health. Understanding what a healthy bladder and bowel is means knowing how your bladder and bowel works, what is normal, what is not normal and where you can go to get help.
In this section you will find links to useful information and resources covering a number of common conditions affecting the bladder and bowel including, bladder and bowel incontinence and prolapse, pelvic floor health, urinary tract infection (UTI), irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and bowel cancer;
While Women's Health Matters takes all care to ensure that the information provided is up to date, we provide this information on the assumption that people accessing it will take responsibility for assessing its relevance and accuracy. Women are encouraged to discuss their health needs with a health practitioner. If you have concerns about your health, you should seek advice from your health care provider or if you require urgent care you should go to the nearest Emergency Department.