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by saintbernard
Thu Jan 29, 2015 8:43 pm
Forum: general bowel discussions
Topic: MS and bowel difficulties
Replies: 3
Views: 2172

Re: MS and bowel difficulties

Hi bouncy. I am also 54 (F) with bowel problems (not due to MS but multiple resections and resultant short bowel) so know how you are feeling. On a practical note you can get a 'just can't wait!' Card from the bowel and bladder foundation which requests quick access to toilets. also contacting a Con...
by saintbernard
Sun Jan 18, 2015 9:39 am
Forum: general bowel discussions
Topic: Please help
Replies: 2
Views: 1904

Re: Please help

Hi homemaker. Don't give up on persistence with Doctors. It can be very difficult to find the answers and reasons for constipation so when each common problem is ruled out don't just think it is over, it may be less common. How long are you constipated for? Does it coincide with periods? I had very ...
by saintbernard
Sun Jan 18, 2015 9:29 am
Forum: general bowel discussions
Topic: Codeine overload
Replies: 0
Views: 1399

Codeine overload

Sometimes feel that I am on a codeine overload but it keeps the bowel problems more manageable. Anyone any tips that might help reduce codeine intake?
by saintbernard
Sun Jan 18, 2015 9:26 am
Forum: general bowel discussions
Topic: SBS support
Replies: 1
Views: 1612

SBS support

Anyone else looking for chat and support among SBS people?
If so.... This could be the place for us.
Hi to you all.
by saintbernard
Thu Nov 27, 2014 9:55 pm
Forum: general bowel discussions
Topic: incontinence after rectal surgery re prolapsed bowel
Replies: 2
Views: 2400

Re: incontinence after rectal surgery re prolapsed bowel

Hi ticomummy. Your son really ought to get a referral to see a continence adviser, his GP can arrange this or in some NHS areas you can request an appointment directly. His continence issues will be reviewed and assessed and appropriate recommendations made. If he is assessed as having faecal (bowel...
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