Digestive & Bladder Health

Digestive & Bladder Health

Made up of the stomach, gut and bowel, the digestive system enables us to absorb nutrients from what we eat and drink.

Common digestive conditions include indigestion, heartburn and IBS, but effective treatment can minimise your symptoms, resolve acute illnesses and restore your health.

Local Services

Continence service Macclesfield. Please see your GP for a referral:
www.eastcheshire.nhs.uk/Our-Services/bladder-and-bowel-adults
www.eastcheshire.nhs.uk/Our-Services/bladder-and-bowel-children

National Services

Bladder and Bowel UK: information for adults & children:
www.bbuk.org.uk

Children’s bladder and bowel charity:
www.eric.org.uk

Pelvic floor exercise advice from NHS app Squeezy:
www.squeezyapp.com

Bladder issues affecting women:
www.bladdermatters.co.uk

Accessible toilets

www.changing-places.org

Managing constipation:
www.nhs.uk/conditions/constipation

Bristol stool chart

www.bladderandbowel.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/BBC002_Bristol-Stool-Chart-Jan-2016.pdf

Inflammatory bowel disease support

www.crohnsandcolitis.org.uk

Support for patients with a stoma:
www.colostomyuk.org

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