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BAM Support UK are the UK’s leading charity for information, help and support in dealing with Bile Acid Diarrhoea
As a registered charity BAM Support UK rely on donations and fundraising to enable us to fulfil our charitable aims and raise awareness of Bile Acid Diarrhoea to the medical community, health care professionals and the general public. There are a number of ways that we raise funds including:
- Direct donations
- PayPal donations
- Sale of radar keys and toilet cards
- Sponsored events
Looking for support? Find out where the next meeting of a BAM Support UK Patient Support Group is near you.
WHAT IS BAD?
Bile Acid Diarrhoea is a type of chronic diarrhoea which is a very painful, embarrassing and debilitating condition. Find out more in out What is BAD? Section.
LIVING WITH BAD
Living with BAD every day is extremely challenging. From the experiences of people who attend our groups we have produced a comprehensive guide to what it is like to live with BAD. Sections include:
- Abdominal pain / bloating
- Weight gain
- Impact on socialising and working
There are also in-
- Understanding the diagnosis
- Adjusting to the medication
- Working with BAD
To find out more visit our Living With BAD Pages.
WHAT’S UP WITH YOUR GUT?
This book, written by Jo Waters and Professor Julian Walters, contains a wealth of information about Bile Acid Diarrhoea. As well as looking at potential causes for gut problems What’s Up With Your Gut? also deals with how to address them.
BAM Support UK have, in conjunction with a specialist dietary blogger, produced a comprehensive section on all things diet related. Visit our Dietary Advice Page for more details.
BAM Support UK are currently involved in a number of initiatives to raise awareness on the BAD condition:
Bam Support UK have produced a number of publications and posters that you can download, including:
BAM SUPPORT UK SHOP
The BAM Support UK Shop sell products that are helpful to people with BAD. Our products are all tried an tested by BAD sufferers. Click here to go to our Shop.
Click here for dates and details of the next BAM Support UK meetings.