Expert Video - Do certain symptoms mean I could have a serious condition?

Dr. Jeanetta Frye, an expert on chronic constipation, discusses the "red flags" that mean you should talk to your doctor immediately, including bleeding, losing weight, and sudden changes in your bowel movements. Learn about the symptoms that could mean a serious condition is causing your constipation.

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This educational activity has been developed by the International Foundation for Gastrointestinal Disorders and Mechanisms in Medicine Inc.

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