How to do a Tummy Massage

A good technique to help the intestinal motility (peristalsis) is a gentle, circular massage on your child’s tummy. Whether the child is constipated or not that day, a massage will be beneficial to the intestinal health and will also help your child relax. How to do the tummy massage with your hands: use only the tips of your fingers of [...]

2015-01-18T15:32:07-07:00By |Categories: Constipation, Tip of the month|Tags: |2 Comments

10 Most Common Causes of Constipation

Chances are that you know why your child is constipated. But sometimes it is hard to pinpoint the causative factor or there is more than one factor involved. Here is a list that will help you troubleshoot. Go through each point and ask yourself if there is anything you can do to improve on any of them. Don’t make lots [...]

2016-10-19T08:29:37-06:00By |Categories: Constipation|Tags: |0 Comments