Constipation

Constipation Relief

About Constipation

Constipation is one of the most common complaints of digestive disorders.  The ideal bowel movement is at least once a day with the right shape and firmness.  The Normal frequency of the bowel movement is different from individuals, however, if you have fewer then 3 bowel movements per week with hard, dry stools, small in size and hard to eliminate, then you may suffer from constipation.

Constipation is a symptom, it is an indication of somewhere in your body is in distress. Constipation could happen to all ages, almost everyone experiences constipation at some point in his or her live.  Pregnant women commonly experience constipation; it is also a common problem following childbirth or surgeries.

With constipation, the toxins that should be eliminated partially remain in the body, these toxins may find their ways into other parts of body and the result could cause health problems such as a deposit of toxins, a weakening of vital organ functions, a lowered immune system and an acceleration of the aging process.

Constipation could happen for short period of time or become chronic.  Understanding the causes of constipation, find prevention and right treatments of constipation will help people find relief and reinstall their digestive health, which will benefit other systems.

Causes of Constipation

Causes of constipation are wide in range; common causes of constipation include poor diet, not enough liquids such as water and juice intake, low in fiber or high in fats, eat too many refined and processed foods which most of the natural fiber has been removed.

Causes of constipation could be the lack of physical activities.   Constipation often occurs after an accident or during an illness when the physical activities are limited.  The muscle contraction in the colon and in the general muscular system is slow.   Lack of physical activities is thought to be one of the reasons cause constipation in elderly people.

The dysfunctions of colon sphincters that improper contract and relax could cause constipation.   The tightness, contraction, obstruction, adhesions, restriction or scar tissue of the supporting ligaments, fascial and other soft tissues in the abdominal cavity could cause constipation.  Also the pelvic floor dysfunctions especially in women or pregnancy women could leads to constipation.

Other causes of constipation could be the consequence of medications, food allergies, food intolerance, abuse of laxatives, dehydration, metabolic problems and the problems with the colon or rectum.  Also the change in life or routine, ignoring the urge to bowel movements, anxiety, stress and emotional distress could cause constipation.

Constipation Relief

Constipation and associated symptoms could be relieved through massage therapy incorporating other forms of natural therapy include:

  • Abdominal pain
  • Abdominal cramp
  • Abdominal discomfort
  • Abdominal distention
  • Bloating / Burping
  • Coated Tongue
  • Constipation
  • Difficulty in elimination
  • Dehydration
  • Dry mouth
  • Excessive gas
  • Excessive flatulence
  • Fullness in abdomen
  • Foul breath / bad breath
  • Incomplete evacuation
  • Irregular elimination
  • Indigestion
  • Loss sense of taste
  • Loss sense of smell
  • Loss appetite
  • Nausea / vomiting
  • Rectal pain / pressure
  • Rectal burning
  • Sleepy / Fatigue
  • Skin blemishes
  • Skin loose / dry skin
  • Tired / weakness
  • False urge bowel movement
Constipation may accompany other symptoms affecting the digestive track such as stomach problems.  Constipation may lead to the symptoms related to other problems such as poor appetite, anxiety and fatigue.Constipation may occur with symptoms indicate a serious condition that need seeking medical attention.

Constipation Treatment

PlaceToHeal is experienced in treating constipation and related symptoms listed in section “Constipation Relief”.  Constipation treatment is gentle, natural and safe.

Constipation treatment is provided by experienced R.M.T with hands-on manual therapies that help to facilitate your body’s own natural healing ability and has had high success rates with long-term relief in constipation symptoms.

PlacetoHeal uses individual, personalized treatment plans processes to discover the underlying causes of constipation.  Earlier treatment could minimize the discomfort of constipation and enhance your overall health condition.

Constipation treatment with manual therapy include Visceral Manipulation, and Myofascial Release in Visceral, which are the techniques focus on releasing the tissues associated with the internal organs.

Massage Therapy, Myofasical Release, Craniosacral Therapy, Myofascial Trigger Point Therapy, and Lymph Therapy is incorporate into the treatment enhance the effectiveness in relieve constipation and associated symptoms.

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