Sufferer Stories: Support

It takes guts to talk about digestive health

There is no reason to suffer in silence (or embarrassment) – digestive health
conditions are very common – according to a recent survey, around 47% of
the UK adult population suffer from at least one digestive health
condition frequently!

These incredibly brave ladies, have had the guts to share their stories (warts and all) about their struggles with acute diarrhoea, IBS and piles.

Seek advice about your gut health from your local healthcare professional.


Julia is a full time mum to four boys. She suffers with acute diarrhoea and is really keen to speak out about the stigma around diarrhoea and gut problems. Watch her story below:


Jill is a health and fitness coach and has been diagnosed with IBS. Watch her story below, where she gives her own tips with dealing with her IBS.


Delanie is a full time mummy to her little boy and is a piles sufferer. Watch her story below to see what caused it for her and what steps she has put in place to help her in the future.

For some people, stress can be the trigger for diarrhoea.

Diarrhoea doesn't have to disrupt your life.

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