It is estimated that chronic idiopathic constipation (CIC) affects over 35 million adults in the United States. Chronic idiopathic constipation is the difficulty in passing stools. It includes straining, incomplete bowel movements or a feeling of incomplete evacuation after defecation, passing hard/lumpy stools, and a prolonged time interval between two bowel movements. The causes of… Continue Reading »

Constipation is one of the most common reasons for visiting the doctor. It is estimated that in the United States as many as 35 million adults may suffer from chronic idiopathic constipation. Constipation occurs when bowel movements become difficult or less frequent. It includes difficulty in passing stools, straining, incomplete bowel movements or a feeling… Continue Reading »