Constipation--World-Wide Afflictions
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Constipation--World-Wide Afflictions Index of New Information and Guide-Book for Consumers, Reference and Research by Brenda Yola Brandis

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Published by Abbe Pub Assn of Washington Dc .
Written in English


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Number of Pages180
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Open LibraryOL11103187M
ISBN 100788326457
ISBN 109780788326455

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  This book contains proven steps and strategies on how to cure yourself of this very common problem for good. I have included in this book information on how constipation occurs and what contributes to constipation—and some of these facts might surprise you. You will also learn about health problems that will occur if you have constant /5(9). Functional constipation is a prevalent condition in childhood, about % worldwide. In the United States, represents 3% to 5% of pediatric visits and a considerable annual health care cost. Most children do not have an etiological factor, and one third continue to have problems beyond adolescence. Up to 84% of functionally constipated children suffer from fecal incontinence, while more than. 9 constipation causes & tips for relief. Even if constipation runs in your family or you have a highly sensitive or stubborn system, you don’t have to give in to feeling backed up and bummed out all the time. Constipation. Constipation is the most common symptom we see in out clinic and can be related to a whole range of underlying root causes. With our own personal history of constipation and because a large portion of our clients come to us to deal with chronic constipation and its many root causes, we have written a series of articles on constipation that cover.

  In books such as The Conquest of Constipation, The Lazy Colon, and Le Colon Homicide physicians on both sides of the Atlantic warned that the contents of the colon were “a burden, fermenting, decomposing, putrefying, filling the body with poisonous substances” and creating “sewer-like blood” 10; that autointoxication “is the cause of.   To many people, constipation is an aggravation. To others it is a daily agony. Few realize that it can be a dangerous and even deadly affliction. Constipation is a chronic problem in many patients all over the world. In some groups of patients such as the elderly, constipation is a significant health-care problem, but in the majority of cases chronic constipation is an aggravating, but not life-threatening or debilitating, complaint that can be managed in primary care with cost-effective control of symptoms. is a rapid access, point-of-care medical reference for primary care and emergency clinicians. Started in , this collection now contains interlinked topic pages divided into a tree of 31 specialty books and chapters. Content is updated .

Summary Constipation is a common disorder with many features, such as the frequency, consistency, and effort required to expel stool. In the absence of symptoms such as bleeding, anemia, fever, and weight loss, chronic persistent constipation is likely to be a functional disorder, having no known cause. Constipation can result from diet or a medical condition. Learn what you can do to manage and prevent it, and when you should discuss it with your doctor.   Constipation 1. Constipation 2. What is Constipation?• Passage of hard, dry bowel movements,usually fewer than three times a week• Symptoms:– painful bowel movements– bloated– uncomfortable– sluggish.   Constipation is one of the most common digestive problems in the United States, affecting around million people.. It’s defined as having hard, dry bowel movements, or going fewer than three.