movement

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movement

(Activity), noun campaign, cause, mass movement, motion, operation, principle, series of actions directed towards a particular end, undertaking

movement

(Progress), noun action, agitation, circulation, course, denomination, effort, great cause, interest, issue, measure, outflow, performance, removal, shift, step, stir, stride, transition, transmittal, traveling

movement

(Shipment), noun cartage, conveyance, transit, transportation
See also: activity, band, campaign, circulation, course, denomination, dispatch, operation, outflow, progress, transition, transmittal
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Most often it's a matter of helping the child learn the signals indicating the need for a bowel movement.
Bathe the anus gently after each bowel movement using soft, moist toilet paper or a commercial moist pad.
According to Banny Wong, this occurred mainly before a bowel movement after which the pain and discomfort usually went away.
According to daily assessments completed by phone via an interactive voice response system, all patients receiving active treatment who completed the study met the primary end point, which was an increase in complete spontaneous bowel movements (CSBMs), measured at 12 weeks, compared with baseline.
It's time to talk to your doctor if: * Your abdominal pain keeps coming back at least one day per week in the last three months * The frequency of your bowel movements, and/or the way your stool looks has changed Here are a few ways you can prepare for a conversation with your doctor: 1.
London [UK], December 29 ( ANI ): Being constipated means your bowel movements are tough or happen less often than normal.
Hemorrhoids are often caused by constipation (generally, having fewer than three bowel movements a week and/ or having hard, dry stools that are difficult to pass).
"Signs your child might be ready include being able to tell when they're about to urinate or have a bowel movement by their facial expressions, posture or what they say; your child staying dry (in a nappy) for at least two hours; or having regular bowel movements.
During constipation, bowel movements become slow or stop suddenly and this affects the normal routine of eating as one does not feel hungry.
Those with severe constipation problem produce as fewer as three bowel movements per week.
That's something that doesn't happen in people with constipation, which is defined as having two or fewer bowel movements a week over several months.