Abuse of Laxatives as a Cause of Constipation

Depending too much on laxatives on a routine basis only to obtain regular bowel movements can definitely cause constipation and may lead to laxative abuse,or also known as laxative addiction. Once laxative abuse starts,a variety of complications can occur and can be difficult ...Read More

Dietary Fiber and Constipation

 

It is normal to have one to two soft,formed easily to expel bowel movements a day,without the effort of straining too hard. It is not normal to miss moving one’s bowl a day.
An individual is constipated if the stool is dry and hard,experiences difficulty and ...Read More

Treatment for IBS

Irritable bowel syndrome, or IBS, is a very common medical disorder plaguing many people ” both men and women alike. The sometimes excruciating symptoms of gas, bloating, abdominal cramping, constipation, and diarrhea ” or sometimes alternating periods of both, often make the IBS victim unwilling ...Read More