News and Events

Keep up to date on all the latest news relating to bladder and bowel health issues plus information on events and conferences across the UK.  You can also find information on research and policy news in this section, as well as information for Media and patient stories.

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It’s Personal Campaign

The Bladder & Bowel Foundation, Cystitis & Overactive Bladder Foundation and the expert group on LUTS are distinct organisations – but united in our commitment to campaign for improvements in the quality of services and support that people with bladder and bowel problems receive from the NHS.

For more information Click Here

B&BF join forces with Diary Doll founders, Carol Smillie and Annabel Croft

Carol & AnnabelleDiary Doll

B&BF are joining forces with DiaryDoll creators Carol Smillie & Annabel Croft as they tackle their biggest challenge yet, changing attitudes towards stress incontinence by starting a business helping women who worry about embarrassing leaks. To read more Click Here

Current Research Studies

Participants needed for the MultiCath Trial: Development and Clinical trial of a mixed (Multi/single-use) catheter management package for users of Intermittent Catheters 

Participants needed for a clinical trial: Surgical Treatment For Adult Faecal Incontinence

A survey exploring women’s sources of information, knowledge and use of continence pads: Online Survey For Women Who Use Continence Products

Participants needed to take part in a research study to investigate the well being, lifestyle and activity levels of people who live with a stoma (ileostomy, urostomy or colostomy): Take the online survey

Participants needed for new patient and public involvement research group based in Sheffield: Electrical stimulation as a treatment for urinary incontinence