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Encylopedia entry for Flaxseed.
Encylopedia entry for He Shou Wu.
He Shou WuPolygonum multiflorum
Encylopedia entry for Glucomannan.
Encylopedia entry for Yellow Dock.
Yellow DockPrincipal Proposed Uses
Encylopedia entry for Coping With Chronic Constipation Related to Chemotherapy.
Coping With Constipation Related to ChemotherapySome anticancer m
Encylopedia entry for Constipation: It’s Probably Not, but What to Do If It Is.
Encylopedia entry for Fecal Occult Blood Test.
Fecal Occult Blood Test(FOBT; Stool Occult Blood Test)
Encylopedia entry for Traditional Chinese Herbal Medicine.
Traditional Chinese Herbal MedicineAlternate Names
Encylopedia entry for Papain: Nature’s Own Digestive Aid.
Encylopedia entry for Constipation.
Rosalyn Carson-DeWitt, MD
Constipation is infrequent and/or uncomfortable bowel movements. Stool is often hard and dry. It is the most common gastrointestinal complaint in the United States and accounts for 2 million annual visits to the doctor.
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