Karen Irwin

Bladder & Bowel UK Continence Nurse Advisor

Karen has over 25 years NHS specialist nurse experience, working with individuals with continence, bladder and bowel problems.

She currently works at Bladder & Bowel UK (BBUK) which is a national service, part of the wider registered charity organisation, Disabled Living.

BBUK provides information and support for all adults, children and young people with bladder and bowel problems, their carers and the professionals who support them via the helpline services and website resources. With an expert team of nurse specialists and product advisors, BBUK provides clinical and product advice, signposting to additional support services, training, consultancy and much more.

Karen also continues to work as a specialist nurse, in a healthy bowel and pelvic floor clinic in the NHS.