Constipation

Constipation is a condition in which stool becomes hard, dry, and difficult to pass, and bowel movements don’t happen very often. Other symptoms may include painful bowel movements, and feeling bloated, uncomfortable, and sluggish.

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A low-energy, high FODMAP diet in prediabetes and diabetes?

A low-energy, high FODMAP diet in prediabetes and diabetes?

AbbVie Submits Marketing Authorization Application to EMA for Atogepant for the Preventive Treatment of Migraine

AbbVie Submits Marketing Authorization Application to EMA for Atogepant for the Preventive Treatment of Migraine

AbbVie Submits Marketing Authorization Application to EMA for Atogepant for the Preventive Treatment of Migraine

AbbVie Submits Marketing Authorization Application to EMA for Atogepant for the Preventive Treatment of Migraine

Exploring the connection between Parkinson's disease and gut microbiota to uncover potential therapeutic targets

Exploring the connection between Parkinson's disease and gut microbiota to uncover potential therapeutic targets

Artificial Intelligence-based smartphone app for characterizing stool form

Artificial Intelligence-based smartphone app for characterizing stool form

Study reports how opioids cause gastric inflammation

Study reports how opioids cause gastric inflammation

‘Hypervitaminosis D’ is on the rise and linked to serious health issues

‘Hypervitaminosis D’ is on the rise and linked to serious health issues

Antibiotic-resistant strains of typhoid bacteria continue to spread out of South Asia

Antibiotic-resistant strains of typhoid bacteria continue to spread out of South Asia

Researchers assess the evidence basis for medications used to treat spine-related pain in older adults

Researchers assess the evidence basis for medications used to treat spine-related pain in older adults

Kratom: A dangerous or beneficial plant?

Kratom: A dangerous or beneficial plant?

New weight loss treatment is marked by heavy marketing and modest results

New weight loss treatment is marked by heavy marketing and modest results

AGA's new clinical guidelines outline a personalized approach for treating IBS patients

AGA's new clinical guidelines outline a personalized approach for treating IBS patients

Fecal microbiota transplant shows durable effect in treating irritable bowel syndrome

Fecal microbiota transplant shows durable effect in treating irritable bowel syndrome

Understanding how diet and the microbiome impact colorectal cancer rates

Understanding how diet and the microbiome impact colorectal cancer rates

Evidence-based study shows how hypnotherapy provides positive outcomes for IBS patients

Evidence-based study shows how hypnotherapy provides positive outcomes for IBS patients

Electronic symptom monitoring improved quality-of-life outcomes among patients with metastatic cancer

Electronic symptom monitoring improved quality-of-life outcomes among patients with metastatic cancer

Largest study to date on long COVID identifies a broad list of diagnoses

Largest study to date on long COVID identifies a broad list of diagnoses

Cannabidiol for Parkinson's disease symptom management

Cannabidiol for Parkinson's disease symptom management

Scientists use machine learning models to help discern characteristics of people with long-COVID

Scientists use machine learning models to help discern characteristics of people with long-COVID

Polypharmacy can lead to harmful drug interactions, especially among cancer patients

Polypharmacy can lead to harmful drug interactions, especially among cancer patients