If so, you are not alone. In fact 1 in 4 of us have
bladder problems. And 1 in 10 of us have bowel
Bladder and bowel problems in people of working age are more
common than you may think.
It is estimated that over 1 in 20 women aged between 15 and 44
years and up to 1 in 7 women aged between 45 and 64 suffer with
Over 1 in 33 men of working age have bladder problems.
It is estimated that 1% of the adult population has bowel
If this is you, help is at hand:
We are a team of continence specialist nurses offering a discreet
and confidential service for both men and women.
We understand the impact these problems can have on your everyday
We strongly believe that all bladder and bowel problems should be
taken seriously and treated.
'As I was very, very nervous, I must have been the worst patient
ever and they were brilliant with me and I can't thank them enough
- could you please pass on my sincere thanks.'
Patient, Hysteroscopy Unit, Chester-le-Street Community