Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: melanie | 2009/11/27

Q.

consipation

my ten yr old has mild colonic faecal loading please explain what has cause this and what it is

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This is simply another word for constipation.This can be a big problem for a child of this age. You should make sure that s/he is seen by a paediatrician and started on the correct treatment especially using a safe stool softening medicine. Also make sure that your child drinks plenty of water and eats lots of fibre rich food and eats lots of fruit.

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Posted by: sharon | 2009/11/27

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