Poor bowel health and chronic constipation is debilitating for thousands of people in the UK. £162m was spent by NHS England on treating constipation in 2017-18 while £91 million was spent on prescription laxatives. With your help, we can improve access for patients to treatments all over the UK.
HOW YOU CAN GET INVOLVED
To mark Bowel Independence Day, the Bowel Interest Group will be launching The Cost of Constipation 2019 report with a webinar to explore the key points of this important piece of research and to look at the impact constipation has on people’s lives and the NHS.