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

Evaluation and Treatment of Constipation in Infants and Children WENDY S. BIGGS, M.D., and WILLIAM H. DERY, M.D. Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, East Lansing, Michigan

WHAT to WATCH FOR Various conditions which can signal the potential for constipation include: straining or grunting while

CONSTIPATION Many people with bladder control problems also suffer from constipation. Treating constipation is important because bowel issues often make bladder issues worse.

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Constipation and Opioid (Pain Medicine) Use When should I call my doctor? You should call your doctor if you have any of the following symptoms:

Constipation in Children National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse What is constipation in children? Constipation in children is a condition in

2 Concerned About Constipation? Nearly everyone becomes constipated at one time or another. Older people are more likely than younger people to

1 Constipation Constipation refers to very hard stools or bowel movements that are hard to pass. You may also: • Need to strain • Feel like you did not completely empty your bowels

CONSTIPATION: INFANT Constipation (con-sta-PA-shun) in infants under one year of age is common, but it can be a source of concern for parents.

Review article The new england journal of medicine n engl j med 349;14 nejm.org october 2, 2003 1360 current concepts Chronic Constipation Anthony Lembo, M.D., and Michael Camilleri, M.D.

The key to managing severe constipation is prevention. Drink at least two quarts of fluid a day. Eat 25 to 40 grams of fiber a day, unless you are on a low-fiber diet. Fluid and fiber are important for good bowel function.

UMHS Clinical Care Guidelines Constipation Handout for Parents – 2 – What is the treatment? Over one-half of children with functional constipation and soiling recover after

Constipation is very common in all children, and is especially common in children who have neurological differences like cerebral palsy. SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS • Infrequent and incomplete bowel movements • Hard, ball shaped stools (may be very large or like “rabbit pellets”)

Constipation in Kids by Jocelyn Howard with the advice and approval of Dr. John Howard. Produced with an educational grant from Astra-Zeneca

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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today expanded the approved uses of Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) to treat binge-eating disorder in adults. The drug is the first FDA-approved medication to treat this condition.

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