Expert Video - What can I do at home to manage my chronic constipation?

Gastroenterology expert Dr. Jeanetta Frye talks about the importance of "listening to your colon" when you have chronic constipation. She discusses helpful bowel habits, how often to exercise, and the role of diet and hydration in managing chronic constipation at home.

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

This activity is supported by independent educational grants from AbbVie, Ironwood Pharmaceuticals and Takeda.

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