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Ring to speak to a Specialist Bladder and Bowel Nurse - available for calls every Friday.
Our Nurse Advice Line is open for calls. 0121 702 0820. The line is open between 9.30am and 2.30pm . If you leave a message on the answering machine if the line is closed we will call you back asap.Read more
UTIs: What are the burning issues? (article by BSAC - British Soc. of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy) - Dr Annie Joseph - When I started to put pen-to-paper, it became clear to me that UTIs really are a contentious topic – for microbiologists, clinicians, pol
It’s estimated that around half of all women in the UK will suffer at least one urinary tract infection (UTI) at some point in their lives. Yet despite being the leading source of bacterial bloodstream infections, UTIs remain a chronically neglected area of infectious diseases. With that in mind, we invited Dr Annie Joseph, Consultant Microbiologist at Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, to discuss what needs to happen so that UTIs, and patients, finally get the attention they deserveRead more
Participate in research: Write a story about life with incontinence pads*
BHUK would like to support this global research into raising consciousness about adult incontinence across different societies. Tiina is based in Finland but is conducting research on a global scale. She is a supporter of BHUK and if you can help by taking part in her research we would all be grateful.Read more
NHS A-Z - the page on Interstitial Cystitis up for review in August
BHUK and CUTIC are working together to recommend changes are made to the current information pages - you can help by downloading the letter and sending to the email address in this articleRead more
We are sad to announce that Mr Ased Ali is winding down his Private Practice
Due to changes in both work and family health circumstances, I regret to announce that I will be largely winding down my private practice over the coming weeks and focussing my future efforts more on research and development within the bladder and continence field. Read on for the full announcement.Read more