Constipation, which is to be unable to pass stool or do it in an intensive way, is one of the most common problems in babies. Many of them are usually constipated, but it's not really a severe problem if treated early and in the most natural way possible, since often used resources in these cases are suppositories, for example, and can be very irritating to the tender bowels of the baby, plus it can eventually loose bowel.
The best in these cases is to know the topic, and we suggest you follow these recommendations that are very effective natural and simple.
Most babies who are breastfed do not evacuate hard stools daily, many only evacuate every 3, 4 or even 6 days, the stool in breastfed babies are just that semi-liquid consistency and smooth, greenish, brown or yellow stool, which is normal and means that the baby's intestines are finishing mature and begin to adapt to the digestion.
In reality, the true constipation begins after year, but if you give formula before this age you can cause thicker stools or hard stools often like small balls. Sometimes, the formula could cause baby’s constipation before the year, or it can cause a lot of gas or bloating, in which case you should make sure the formula is always appropriate to the age of the baby, so please ask your pediatrician for recommendation.
In general, the key to regulate the baby's bowel function is to make a change in the diet, which is the fundamental basis for the baby. So you must start by:
To mobilize the bowel you can also help your baby with simple exercises that will help to stimulate the sphincter. These exercises are:
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