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What is constipation and fecal soiling? Constipation is defined as either a decrease in the frequency of bowel movements, or the painful passage of bowel movements.

Bowel movement, talk to your doctor about Relistor. This is a prescription medicine that helps you have a normal bowel movement. Relistor is an injectable medicine that you give yourself every other day. Your health care team will teach you how to do this.

September/October l LPN2007 signs and symptoms. Abdominal pain. The patient with a small-bowel obstruction presents with a pain that can be cramp-like or

Constipation and Keeping Your Bowels Clear on The Blood Sugar Solution . One problem I hear many complaints about is constipation. I define being constipated

Volume 29 Number 1, February 2002 45 Interpretation of an elevated serum ferritin Leanne Berkhan is a haematologist with a special interest in lymphoma and myeloma and CLL.

Constipation Page 1 of 2 Constipation What is constipation? Constipation is having trouble with passing stools (bowel movements). It is very

Medication Induced Constipation and Diarrhea INTRODUCTION C onstipation and diarrhea as a side effect of medica-tions is a frequent occurrence. Constipation is the most common gastrointestinal complaint that leads to physician visits, diagnostic tests and medications for

MANAGING CHRONIC CONSTIPATION A PATIENT GUIDE Do you have… Fewerthanthreebowelmovementsperweek? Theneedtostrainduringbowelmovementsatleast25percentof

Qi Gong for Constipation By Lisa B. O’Shea Published in New Health Digest, October 2006 Issue We take elimination from our bodies for granted until

When Prescription Medicines Become OTC All drug products sold within the U.S. are approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to assure they are safe and effective for the conditions they are intended to treat.

A 4-Year-Old Boy with Constipation and Abdominal Pain Muhammad Waseem, MD. swelling with distinct borders. The transverse colon is sometimes palpable in the epigastrium. Next, one should make sure that the swelling does

Why do children become constipated? Most of the time, children become constipated because it hurts when they pass bowel movements. Because they have passed a hard bowel movement that

Constipation Constipation involves passing hard, dry stools, usually infrequently and often with some difficulty. Remedies to try first at home if your infant or child is having an immediate problem with impacted stool:

Home and Traditional Remedies and Lead Poisoning A Fact Sheet for Health Care Professionals Q: Has lead poisoning occurred as a result of home and herbal remedies, sometimes referred to as folk or

It is one of the best home remedies for constipation. 4. Give 3 figs soaked in warm water to a child suffering with constipation.5. Ginger tea is also an effective home remedy for constipation6. Take a glass of warm water with 1/2 a lime juice and 1 tsp honey.

Constipation What is Constipation? Constipation is infrequent bowel movement or difficult passage of stools (feces). This is a very common condition that can affect

Volume 29 Number 1, February 2002 45 Interpretation of an elevated serum ferritin Leanne Berkhan is a haematologist with a special interest in lymphoma and myeloma and CLL.

Chronic Constipation What is Chronic Constipation? Doctors diagnose chronic constipation in patients who have had at least two of the specific symptoms listed below for

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