Poor bowel control

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Publication date: 
24 November 2016
Publication type: 
Fact sheet
Intended audience: 
General public

Poor bowel control is common but there are things you can do to help. This fact sheet contains information on:

  • what is poor bowel control
  • is poor bowl control common
  • what causes poor bowel control
  • what should you do about poor bowel control
  • how can poor bowel control be helped