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Bulk Forming Laxatives Health Dangers

Bulk-forming laxatives are made from the dead fibers from plant sources, usually psyllium. Bulk laxatives work by increasing stool mass to the point the bowels force it out. 665 more words

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Are Herbal Colon Cleansers Safe?

Herbal colon cleansers are increasingly popular and many people believe botanical herbs are both harmless and extremely beneficial to support colon health conditions. In some cases, this is absolutely correct.  732 more words

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What Are Osmotic Laxatives?

Constipation is often associated with straining, hard stools, infrequent bowel movements, and feelings of incomplete evacuation. Ideally, relief can be obtained through dietary and lifestyle changes… 218 more words

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Bowel Obsession

An Apple a Day 

As a medical student one of the first things I learned with certainty is that a very large sub-segment of the American public is obsessed with bowels and bowel movements. 2,046 more words

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Laxatives Market Trend, Dynamics, Business Growth, Prospects and Opportunities 2023

   Laxatives are drugs used in the treatment of constipation and to promote evacuation of bowels by increase bowel movements. Although there is a difference in their mechanism of action but all laxatives increase the water content of faeces and thereby ease their removal. 745 more words

The next day...

It’s been 28 hours since that awful laxative liquid entered my body and I’m still not confident that a fart will be a fart 😂 8 more words

Dangers of Using Laxatives for Weight Loss

Losing weight has become a primary health concern for millions of people. If you have a few extra pounds, losing it can provide innumerable benefits to your body. 507 more words

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