When someone you care for first becomes incontinent it can be awkward to discuss and there are certain myths out there which really don’t help. The following questions help sort a few facts from fiction. Just click true or false to reveal the answers you are interested in.
Incontinence only affects the very old
If they really tried, your loved one could control their incontinence
Talking about incontinence will embarrass my loved one
Looking after someone incontinent means giving up going out
We’ll just have to get used to bad odours
Incontinence care products are all the same