Bowel management is one of the most important aspects of living with a spinal cord injury (SCI). When changing your bowel management it can take up to several weeks to establish effectively. Give yourself time to adjust to your new regime.

Get advice and support about major bowel changes management routine and support from your GP or Public Health Nurse.  If they are unable to help, you can ask to speak with the Spinal Liaison Nurse in the National Rehabilitation Hospital.