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Your guide to health, wellness and how to manage life’s inconvenient little leaks

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  • At Confitex, our goal is a world where nobody needs to live in fear of life’s little leaks. By marrying our high-performance absorbent textile technology with stylish, discreet design, we’re offering a sustainable alternative to single-use products and changing the way bladder leakage, menstruation and breastfeeding are managed.
  • At Confitex, we’re super proud of the new-generation absorbent and waterproof textile we’ve created for our new range of Confitex for Men leakproof underwear and Just’nCase period-proof and pee-proof underwear and nursing pads for women.  
  • Coughing and incontinence in the age of Covid-19

    By guest expert Tania Clifton-Smith, respiratory-musculo physiotherapist and international authority on breathing dysfunction and breathing pattern disorders.
  • celebrities with prostate cancer

    If you’ve just been diagnosed with prostate cancer, or if you’re living with the side effects of prostate cancer treatment, you’re not alone. In fact, you’re in good company, with numerous high-profile celebrities sharing their experiences to raise awareness of this common cancer, which affects about one in eight men. Here are just some of their stories...
  • WHAT TO DO WITH YOUR COTTON BAG

    We’re excited to introduce our new cotton packaging, designed to be reusable over and over again. Made of 100 percent cotton, the bags our underwear come in are completely unbranded so you can put them to good use in so many ways. Please note they will shrink by about 10 percent when washed, so factor that in when dreaming up ways to use them.  
  • How to get fit for cycling

    Cycling is a fab way to stay fit and active as you get older. It’s a great cardio workout, yet it’s gentle on your knees, hips and back. And because it’s low-impact it’s a lot less likely to lead to little leaks than running and jumping.
  • REAL-LIFE READ: PROSTATE CANCER AT 49

    A prostate cancer diagnosis can change your life in ways you’ve never foreseen. Even successful treatment brings with it a range of side effects, such as urinary incontinence. When Brad received his diagnosis he had no idea what was ahead – here he shares his story to help pave the way for other men...
  • 10 TESTICULAR CANCER FACTS THAT COULD SAVE YOUR LIFE (OR YOUR SON’S)

    It’s the less common, lesser-known little brother of prostate cancer, accounting for only one per cent of cancers experienced by me. But testicular cancer is still worth keeping an eye out for. Here’s what you need to know
  • Real-life read: A young man’s experience of incontinence

    It’s not only older men who experience unwanted drips and dribbles. Bladder leaks can affect younger men too, so it’s a relief to find a discreet, dignified solution. Alexei shares his story...
  • The Confitex story

    At Confitex, our goal is a world where nobody needs to live in fear of life’s little leaks. We’re driven by a desire to transform lives and help protect the planet by creating the best looking and best performing reusable absorbent and leakproof consumer products on the market.
  • REAL-LIFE READ: MY PROSTATE JOURNEY

    Living with incontinence can be a lonely and isolating experience. But sometimes knowing you’re not alone makes all the difference. About one man in every five experiences some degree of bladder leakage as they age* – we just don’t talk about it. So we asked one, Tom, to share his story...
  • Real-life read: Dealing with drips and dribbles

    About one man out of five experiences some degree of urinary leakage in his lifetime, and many find it worsens as they get older. For many, it’s just a few drips or dribbles, but enough to create a nagging worry that they might leak through their pants or smell of urine. Arun didn’t realise how much it was bothering him until he felt the relief of finding a solution. He shares his story...