TAI for Children - Trying Transanal Irrigation for the first time

Posted by Bev Collins, April 30 2019

This afternoon I had the huge privilege of meeting Emily aged 'four and a lot' (nearly five). Emily has cerebral palsy and was diagnosed aged two. What a delight! I feel so humbled but also honoured that I was involved in their lives today. This is why I love my job so much.

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Topics: Catheterisation, Transanal Irrigation, Children, TAI, Self-catheterisation

Skydive Raises Over £4000 For ERIC

Posted by Seema Duggal, November 13 2018

Part 2; In July, Wellspect HealthCare teamed up with children’s bladder and bowel charity ERIC, to give two members of our team the opportunity of a lifetime to complete a skydive and raise much needed funds for this valuable charity. 

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Topics: Lifestyle, Bladder Management, Children, Bowel Management, Paediatrics

Taking Fundraising To New Heights for ERIC

Posted by Seema Duggal, November 8 2018

In July, Wellspect HealthCare teamed up with children’s bladder and bowel charity ERIC, to give two members of our team the opportunity of a lifetime to complete a skydive and raise much needed funds for this valuable charity.

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Topics: Lifestyle, Bladder Management, Children, Bowel Management, Paediatrics

Five Reasons To Try TAI In Children With Bowel Dysfunction

Posted by Alan Cook, October 23 2018

When a child suffers from bowel problems, it often affects the whole family. Many struggle for far too long with dietary and stool changing medication, without satisfactory results. But there are other solutions!

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Topics: Lifestyle, Transanal Irrigation, Children, TAI, Bowel Management, Paediatrics

To be a kid with spinal cord injury

Posted by Sacha Brech, June 23 2016

She was injured in a car accident at the age of five – today she is 19 and a promising handball player, living her life to the fullest. But it wasn’t always easy to be a child with a spinal cord injury.

This is Julia Johansson’s inspiring story.

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Topics: Lifestyle, Recovery, Children, Spinal Cord Injury, ISC, Self-catheterisation