Jul
15

2011
Wee Week

This week I am the proud spokesperson for Wee Week. For those scratching their heads in confusion this is an annual initiative run by Kidney Health Australia to raise awareness of urinary health. Kidney Health Australia have decided to get their message across in a different form regarding one of the key ways to prevent contracting urinary tract infections. This is where I come in as there is an undeniable link between UTI’S and sexual encounters. From the survey they conducted it was found that almost half of the participants were unaware that urinating immediately after sex could reduce the risk of developing a UTI. Also 1 in 4, 25-29 year old women stated that they were too busy snuggling to urinate after sex. Other reasons included not wanting to get up naked in front of a new partner, preferring sleep and not feeling the urge to urinate. Some people…

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