Home > Medical > Constipation > About Constipation Updated 05 March 2019 What's your poop telling you? We all need to poop, but can your poop tell you anything about your health? 0 Compiled by Mandy Freeman Related articles When should you use laxatives? Serious constipation may ultimately lead to faecal impaction. Fortunately there are effective ways of dealing with the problem that don't involve laxatives. How does constipation happen? What really happens inside our bodies when we become constipated? Are you struggling with constipation and in need of some relief?