B&BF provides unbiased information in the form of user-friendly booklets, fact sheets and newsletters.  All our information is clinically approved and allows you to make educated and informed choices about your care.

Please use the link boxes below to view our range of booklets, fact sheets and patient information leaflets. To the right is an image of our newsletter Vista. Vista is a new B&BF publication and replaces our magazine. To take a look please click on the image.

As a registered supporter you will have access to all our online publications and information, which you can download or view online.  You will also receive in the post a Just Can’t Wait toilet card.  If you would like to become a registered supporter please visit our Support Us section for more information.

If you like to find out more about what publications and information we have online before you register, please use the link boxes below to see what’s on offer.  For information on our Just Can’t Wait toilet card, as well as our other resources, please visit our main Resources Section.

Information Booklets

You will see below our current range of information booklets, which outline the problems associated with bladder and bowel problems.  They include information on symptoms, causes, treatment options and how to get help.  B&BF is dedicated to providing un-biased information, that is medically correct and which allows you to make an educated and informed choice about your care.

If you would like online access to these booklets to read or download, you will need to register as a supporter with us.  To do this please use the Become a Registered Supporter link boxes below.

If you would prefer to receive a hard copy of any of the booklets in the post, please either email us with your request or phone us on 01536 533255.

If you are a health professional and wish to order bulk copies of any of these booklets, please use the link box below where you will find details of our charges and how to place your order.

B&BF Factsheets

You will see below our current range of fact sheets, which offer information on a range of subjects associated with bladder and bowel problems. They include information on products to help manage your symptoms, surgery options, pelvic floor muscle exercises and prostate information.

If you would prefer to receive a hard copy of any of these factsheets in the post, please either email us with your request or phone us on 01536 533255.

If you are a health professional and wish to order bulk copies of any of these factsheets, please use the link box below where you will find details of our charges and how to place your order.


Title Date
Urinary Diversion 02/12/2014
Indwelling Catheters  01/12/2014
Intermittent Catheters  01/12/2014
Skincare and Hygiene – Bladder  01/12/2014
Skincare and Hygiene – Bowel  01/12/2014
Bowel Prolapse 21/11/2014
Bed and Chair Protection  13/11/2014
Pads and Pants  13/11/2014
Faecal Incontinence 13/11/2014
Catheter Valves  22/08/2014
Drainage Bags  01/08/2014
After a Baby  09/07/2014
PTNS 30/05/2014
The Menopause and the Effects on the Bladder  29/05/2014
Your Guide to Surgery for Stress Urinary Incontinence  01/05/2014
Episiotomy and Tears during Childbirth 01/05/2014
Urodynamics 24/04/2014
Penile Sheaths  28/02/2014
Hand Held and Body Worn Urinals  14/02/2014
Nocturnal Enuresis  14/02/2014
Bladder Control After a Prostate Operation  23/01/2014
Medication for Overactive Bladder  10/01/2014
Pelvic Floor Repair Surgery 21/11/2013
Prolapse  22/10/2013
Urinary Tract Infection  12/09/2013
The Confused Incontinent Person at Home  12/09/2013
After Dribble (for men) 12/09/2013
Constipation 12/09/2013
Surgery For Urge and Urgency Incontinence  11/09/2013
Love Your Gusset! A fact sheet for women and teenagers 25/07/2013
Washable and Waterproof Pads and Pants  18/07/2013
Clothing and Swimwear 18/07/2013
Pelvic Floor Exercises for Women 04/04/2013
Your Prostate and You  04/04/2013
Pelvic Floor Exercises for Men  03/04/2013
Diverticulitis 27/03/2013
Advice for People in Residential Homes 02/01/2013
Sphincter Repair Operation 02/01/2013
Diverticular Disease 28/11/2012
Overactive Bladder 23/11/2012
Sphincter Exercises to Aid Bowel Control 23/11/2012
Control of Wind and Smells  18/10/2012
Suprapubic Catheters 01/08/2012
Nocturia 01/08/2012
Travelling with Confidence 01/08/2012

Patient Information Resources

Within this section you will find downloadable resources from other organisations in relation to bladder and bowel problems.

Please click on the pdf icon to download and view the document. Should you require further information, please contact the organisation directly. Some documents will not open as a pdf but will instead direct you to the organisations website.

The B&BF accepts no responsibility for the content contained within these resources. The information is provided as a general guide and should not be treated as a substitute for the medical advice of your own GP or any other health professional. B&BF is not responsible or liable for any diagnosis made or based upon the information provided on this website. Always consult your own GP or health professional if you are in any way concerned about your health