What is constipation?

  • Constipation is the inability to pass stools regularly enough or not able to fully empty
  • Constipation is common and can happen to most people at some point in their life
  • Constipation can also be individual to that person. For example, someone who normally passes a stool twice each day, might think they are constipated if they skip a day
  • Constipation can also be something some people are prone to
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