Baby & Child Constipation

Flaxseed for Baby Constipation: Flax Seed for Infants

Many parents wonder if flaxseed or the oil should be given to constipated infants. Flax seed is more nutritious than flaxseed oil because it contains protein, vitamins, minerals, lignans and fiber. Flaxseed oil contains no fiber and very little lignan. Some people prefer flax oil for its omega-3 fatty acids and not having to grind the seeds. For constipation relief and dietary fiber, use flax seeds and not the oil.

Homemade Children Laxative Recipe: Apricot Prune Jam

This apricot prune jam recipe is an easy homemade laxative that adds fiber to your child’s diet.  The best way to relieve constipation in children is through a high fiber diet and exercise. Children need 19 -26 grams of fiber per day depending on their age: Kids 1 to 3 years: 19 grams Kids 4 […]

Baby Bowel Surgery – Hirschsprung’s Disease

This video chronicles an infant’s journey suffering from Hirchsprung’s disease. The video discusses baby bowel surgery.

Milk and Child Constipation

This video discusses the relationship between milk and constipation in children.

Child Constipation – Video

This video is about child constipation and the relationship between abdominal pain, urinary infections, diet and other symptoms. The videos discusses causes and prevention.