If your child’s bowel movements are sporadic, with their stool being dry, hard or difficult to pass, chances are that your child is suffering from Constipation. While Constipation in Children is quite common and nothing to be overly concerned about, you can make it easier for them to pass stool and regularise their bowel movements.
While there are over-the-counter medications available to help with constipation, if it is a recurring problem for your child, it might be smarter to find alternative treatments for the condition. Here are some lifestyle changes you can make to help relieve your child’s condition:
If, despite following the above-mentioned tips, your child still suffers from constipation, it would be wise to bring them in for a check-up. Our doctors are child-friendly and will look into your child’s issue, identify the cause and come up with a suitable treatment plan to resolve it.
We offer a range of Child’s Health services. Whether your child is one, three or thirteen years old, you can bring them to Forum Skin and Medical Centre for the highest quality of care and service.
For an appointment, call us on 02 9572 7777