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Healthy Bladder and Bowel Habits

Healthy Bladder and Bowel Habits

Practice 5 simple habits to keep you in control of your bladder and bowel Eating well Drinking well Exercising regularly Keeping you pelvic floor toned Practicing good toilet habits Healthy Bladder and Bowel Habits.pdf (334... read more
Water For Wellbeing Resource Kit

Water For Wellbeing Resource Kit

            Promoting adequate fluid intake for the frail older person A resource kit for HACC and Residential Aged Care The electronic resources covers information and advice on: Health benefits of adequate fluid intake Older people and the risk of dehydration Common water myths and facts Recommendations for hydration Evidence summary Download a copy of the Kit’s resources from the links below Water for Wellbeing Education tools for Staff and older people A guide to fluid intake Urinary Tract Infections Fluids and the older person Hydration awareness quiz for staff Frequently asked questions (FAQs) Practical tips for encouraging water consumption Are you drinking enough water? (Poster) Care Provision Tools for Staff Dehyration risk appraisal checklist My Daily Fluid intake Record Am I hydrated? Urine Colour Chart Management strategies for different types of fluid intake problems Organisation Tools Standard 2.10 Nutrition & Hydration Recommendations for... read more