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Johns Hopkins Medicine: “Irritable Bowel Syndrome IBS.”
Mayo Clinic: “Dietary fiber: Essential for a healthy diet,” “Irritable bowel syndrome.”
National Institutes of Health: “Age Page: Concerned About Constipation?” “Constipation,” “Treatment of constipation in older people,” “Medical Management of Constipation,” “Perforation and mortality after cleansing enema for acute constipation are not rare but are preventable,” “Symptoms & Causes of Constipation,” “Treating constipation during pregnancy,” “Psychological disorders in patients with chronic constipation.”
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