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Constipation

Constipation means having difficulty passing stools (poo). It is very common, affecting babies, children and adults. Learn what you can do to help prevent and treat constipation.

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Constipation in children

Constipation in kids is quite common, but usually doesn’t have a serious cause. There are plenty of things you can do to help if your child gets constipated.

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Gastrointestinal illnesses

Trusted information about gastrointestinal illnesses, such as diarrhoea, vomiting, gastroenteritis, constipation, IBS, coeliac disease and more. Learn about their causes, symptoms and treatments.

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High fibre foods and diet

Trusted information on fibre, high fibre foods and diet, how much fibre you need, tips for including more fibre, plus links to trusted resources.

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Coeliac disease symptoms

Information on coeliac disease signs and symptoms and links to trusted resources.

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Incontinence treatments – 10 ways to stop leaks

Trusted information on treating incontinence with tips on stoping leaks including exercises, diet, losing weight and dealing with constipation.

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Haemorrhoids prevention

Information on how to prevent haemorrhoids and stay healthy. Plus links to trusted resources.

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What causes haemorrhoids?

Information on what causes haemorrhoids and risk factors. Plus links to trusted resources.

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Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)

Trusted information on irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) including what it is, who gets it, treatment, changes to diet, plus links to trusted resources.

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Diverticular disease - diverticulitis and diverticulosis

Diverticular disease is a condition where small bulges or pockets form in the wall of the large intestine. Find more about diverticular disease symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and prevention.

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Rectocoele

Trusted information about rectocoele including causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and management.

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