Stool & Constipation Related Articles & Blog Posts

  • Stool Holding

    Stool Holding

    I babysit a 4-year-old boy who has started holding stool. He has also pretty well stopped eating. Is there anything I can do about this?

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  • Relieving Constipation with Diet

    Relieving Constipation With Diet

    What food should I feed my baby to keep her from getting constipated? She is 8 1/2 months old.

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  • Babies and Constipation

    Babies and Constipation

    Dr. Greene, my 7-week-old son hasn’t pooped in three days. All he gets is breast milk. Is this normal? Is he constipated? I’ve heard both. If he is constipated, what should I do? Sometimes he acts like he’s about…

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  • Infant Constipation

    Infant Constipation

    What should I do if I think my baby is constipated? He looks like he’s straining sometimes.

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