Reviewed by Hansa
Bhargava, MD on
December 04, 2017
IMAGE PROVIDED BY:
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease: "Definition & Facts for Constipation."
Cleveland Clinic: "Constipation."
American Academy of Family Physicians: "Constipation."
American Gastroenterological Association: "Understanding Constipation."
National Health Service (UK): "Constipation Causes."
Canadian Society of Intestinal Research: "Prunes vs. Psyllium for Reducing Constipation," "Treating Constipation with Laxatives."
Harvard Medical School: "Probiotics May Ease Constipation," "Modern Acupuncture Linked to Constipation Relief."
Medical University of South Carolina: "Bowel Habits and Aging."
United States Census Bureau: "The Baby Boom Cohort in the United
States: 2012 to 2060."
Office on Women's Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: "Pregnancy Body Changes and Discomforts."
Mayo Clinic: "Is colon cleansing a good way to eliminate toxins from your body?"
This tool does not provide medical advice.
See additional information.
THIS TOOL DOES NOT PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE. It is intended for general informational purposes only and does not address individual circumstances. It is not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment and should not be relied on to make decisions about your health. Never ignore professional medical advice in seeking treatment because of something you have read on the WebMD Site. If you think you may have a medical emergency, immediately call your doctor or dial 911.
© 2018 WebMD, LLC. All rights reserved.