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    Should not eat such food as constipation

    Many people suffer from constipation pain every year. Occasionally the stool may be difficult for many reasons. Experts say that constipation due to lack of fennel food and insufficient water in the diet can lead to constipation. In addition to this, there is a bleeding or stroke in the brain...
  2. L


    Constipation I have had constipation for a long time but I think I’m getting a hold on it. I can’t drink prune juice or flaxseed oil before my walk which is the first thing I do in the morning. Otherwise I might not make it thought my walk. So I blend a fruit smoothie with nothing but fruits and...
  3. R

    Constipation related - please help

    I'm sorry if I word this wrong and don't sound so polite. I am just desperately looking for help or anyone who has been in my shoes. I am horribly constipated. I am going daily or every other day, but I dread each time. Each time it's just a few little balls that are SUPER hard to get out. Each...
  4. S

    Constipation Tip!

    So - I dont have any problems with constipation, I go every day.. But for those of you that do - one thing ive noticed is, when I sit at a chair, my urge to defacate goes away normally? But when I stand more through out the day there a lot more of an urge, more often.. I have a standing desk in...
  5. L


    I’m suffering from Constipation because I drink bottel store juice, eat noodles, can soup and so on so. I drink 2 liters of water each day but I’m not getting my fiber. So I thought I would go down and get a juicer and juice up some apples, celery, and carrots then take the juice and the palp...
  6. R

    Ulcerative Colitis with Constipation

    I have a hard time believing that my only problem is UC. Almost ALL people I talk to with UC or Crohns have diarrhea. I seem like a fish out of water since no one else I talk to has constipation. And if they do - it's alternating. I am constipated like no other - and have severe UC (so the...
  7. R

    Nervousness - BAD

    Lately I have been very nervous, feeling like I am gonna have a heart attack or something. I shake a bit, twitch, constantly moving around. Just an overall sense of nervousness, shakiness. I have even been twitching a bit while sleeping. Anyone have any suggestions? Suppliments to try? Would...
  8. kind2creatures

    Diverticular Disease (Diverticulosis)

    Demystifying Diverticulosis About 10 percent of Americans over the age of 40 have diverticulosis. This is a condition where the colon (large intestines) develops small pockets that bulge outward through weak spots, similar to a hernia. About half of all people over the age of 60 have...
  9. jfh


    Oh no! Poo-Poo! Or maybe due to not being able to be normal for decades. Even when trying various diets for decades, I've not had normal bowel movements. The past 5 years, since I learned I have internal hemorrhoids, I've been able to keep my BMs soft, not loose, nearly all the time. But...
  10. kind2creatures

    Psyllium Revival

    Psyllium Revival October 29, 2010 Written by JP The dietary supplement Metamucil has been commercially available for over seventy-five years. For the most part, this familiar product is known the world round as an old fashioned constipation aid. There’s good reason for this...
  11. kind2creatures

    Signs of Good Elimination

    Signs of Good Elimination: Tips for Good Colon Health 1. Color: Stool color should be a walnut brown. Given temporary variations with dark green leafy vegetable or beets. 2. Consistency: Stool should be smooth with the consistency of paste. This shows the bowels are well hydrated. The length...
  12. L

    What is Good For Constipation?

    My mom has suffered from constipation for a long while now...she's about 55....she eats pretty healthy...she's a vegetarian...only eats seafood.... she eats alot of fruits and vegetables...and she eats stuff with fiber.... what's good for constipation? or at least good to help relieve...
  13. Lodestar

    Embarrassing but have to ask (anal itch)

    Ok so Ill come right out with it. For nearly two months now I have had a very irritating itch inside my anus. Not alot of fun I can assure you. Has good days and bad days but I just left it in the hope it would go on its own which it hasent. This morning after being woken up by it I decided to...
  14. Harry Hirsute

    Probiotics Combat Constipation

    In a previous life, I had a customer who had a persistent problem with constipation - despite eating well, exercising and drinking adequately. I suggested that he give probiotics a try to see if they might help. It did. For him, that was the missing link. Probiotics Can Help Keep You Regular
  15. Harry Hirsute

    Biofeedback and Constipation

    "Chronic constipation affects 15 to 20 percent of the US population. Nearly one-third of affected people have dyssynergic defecation, in which muscles used for bowel movements do not work well, but there's some good news. University of Iowa research shows biofeedback treatment can successfully...