Constipation in children is a common issue, and it can be caused by a number of factors. Changes in diet or routine, fear of the toilet, or toilet training too soon may cause problems. Sometimes, kids would rather continue playing than take a bathroom break. Medications, illness, food allergies (especially dairy) and family history can also cause problems.
While a bout of constipation once in a while is not a reason for alarm, if it lasts more than two weeks you should see a pediatrician. Occasionally, an underlying medical condition is the cause of chronic constipation.
The doctors of Natural Kid Doc are well-versed in using safe, effective, natural treatments for constipation. We will work with you to create a customized treatment plan for your child that might include:
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