Our expert says:
From what you say your son should not be constipated and according to the ladies at his creche he does have a motion once a day. One motion a day is more than enough for a small child, so please stop worrying. What happens over the weekends when I presume he is not at the creche? Does he then produce a stool during the day or not? If he does make one stool during the weekend that is also already sufficient. Parents tend to worry too much about the bowel habits of their children. As his metabolism matures he will settle down to a pattern that is adequate for HIM, not you. Indications of constipation are if he strains when making a motion and if he produces hard stools which may even cause pain.
Relax and enjoy your son
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