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Age old questions: Constipation can be avoided

Q: Are there natural ways to avoid constipation? - F.G., Millen, Ga. A: American Family Physician...and 34 percent of older women suffer from frequent constipation. Constipation is characterized by infrequent or hard stools and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/12/05/ent_299845.shtml
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Milk may cause severe constipation in some children

Children with chronic constipation may be allergic to cow's milk...gastrointestinal experts for chronic constipation. All were drinking cow's milk...that most children with chronic constipation are allergic to cow's milk...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/15/ent_241915.shtml
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The people's pharmacy: A healthy diet can reduce colon-cancer risk

Q: Can constipation cause cancer? My mother is convinced...for good health. She insists that constipation leads to colon cancer. I worry that...repeatedly found an association between constipation and colon cancer. The most recent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/18/ent_236329.shtml
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Common digestive problems might have emotional roots known

...Unexplained bouts of diarrhea or painful constipation can be a sign of irritable bowel syndrome...tests but have persistent diarrhea or constipation, and sometimes alternating bouts of...serious problems that cause diarrhea and constipation, such as colon cancer or diverticulitis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/15/ent_220605.shtml
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People's pharmacy: Moderation key with prune laxative

...in a recent column of yours from a person with a serious constipation problem. A year ago I had a similar problem and tried everything...salvation. A: Prunes are a time-honored home remedy for constipation. Researchers have confirmed what grandmothers always knew...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/01/ent_237671.shtml
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Across the river

...Georgia, 1120 15th St.; gastroenterologists Robert Schade and Sherman Chamberlain will discuss inflammatory bowel disease, constipation, capsule endoscopy and colon cancer; $10 payable at lecture; free for high school students with identification; 721-3967...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/13/aik_22410.shtml
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The people's pharmacy: digestive problems

...also taking Metamucil twice a day in order to counteract constipation that occurs as a side effect with another medication I take...are any substitutes for the medicine that is causing you constipation. A change might help a great deal in controlling what may...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/27/uga_221327.shtml
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The people's pharmacy: digestive problems

...also taking Metamucil twice a day in order to counteract constipation that occurs as a side effect with another medication I take...are any substitutes for the medicine that is causing you constipation. A change might help a great deal in controlling what may...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/27/ent_221359.shtml
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Medical marijuana used in Augusta, activist says

...beneficial things. There's something going on, there's something there." MARIJUANA WAS used as a treatment for malaria, constipation and pain in China as early as 2600 B.C. and was widely used in Europe and the United States in the 19th century, according...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-04-19/medical-marijuana-used-augus
Georgia, South Carolina called 'Silicon Valley' of nuclear power

...said the growing stockpile of spent fuel stored at nuclear plants ? including two that have halted operations ? is like constipation blocking the progress of the industry. The federal government requires nuclear power plants to seal up their spent fuel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-10-29/georgia-south-carolina-called