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Hondo Man

My worlds collide and sometimes I don’t even realize it!

After my post on the Fool Moon, I received many questions about Hondo Man.  Therefore, this post is dedicated to Hondo Man, and the original Hondo. 569 more words

GI Studies for Utah's Children

Does your child or anyone you know have functional constipation

or C. difficile diarrhea?

There are active patient-centered studies enrolling new subjects at University of Utah.
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C. Difficile

Progress after a long battle with constipation and soiling

In this guest post, our newest volunteer Helen Metcalfe talks us through the diagnosis and treatment of her daughter Sophie’s constipation and how the support and information she received from ERIC’s helpline got her through the hardest times. 837 more words

Guest Post

Pregnancy Week 17: Symptom Relief, Naturally

This week was especially exciting because we found out Baby Ledford is a BOY! WOOT WOOT! It’s about to get rowdy in this house…

This week has me all crazy thinking of a name. 442 more words

Health

Underlying Issues of Constipation

By: Cindy Baranoski MS, RDN, LDN

Poop. Pooping. Pooped. A word that is usually reserved for little babies, and usually not for anyone older. Though we all do it, discussion after infancy wanes and it is just assumed we do. 1,462 more words

Caregivers

Health Benefits of Isabgol You Should Know About

Isabgol (Psyllium seed husk) is a part of a plant called Plantago Ovata.It is a great source of dietary fiber. Being hygroscopic in nature (that is, it absorbs water) when mixed with water, it makes a mild laxative that can be consumed to relieve constipation. 290 more words

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