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Chronic Constipation

Chronic Constipation If you have chronic constipation it’s really frustrating.  You might feel bloating, hardness in the abdomen and altogether uncomfortable. You’ve tried prunes, bananas stool softeners from the chemist and nothing seems to work well.  You might find you have become dependent on laxatives to go, but even then you might only go once …

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IBS

Why Do I get IBS?

Why Do I get IBS? Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is the catch-all phrase assigned to gastrointestinal tract issues that can’t be fully explained. Symptoms include: bloating abdominal pain alternating constipation and diarrhoea mucous in the stool nausea While there is no specific explanation for IBS in Western medicine, in Chinese medicine IBS is caused by …

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