Constipation and other bowel issues have been linked to some prescription and over the counter medications.
For instance, opioid based pain relievers may cause constipation. Antibiotics may destroy the good bacteria in
the bowels while going after the bad bacteria, so consider taking probiotics after a course of any antibiotics.
The Chiropractic Factor
Since the central nervous system controls all of the systems including digestion and elimination, bowel issues may be related to vertebral subluxation. If the signals from the brain aren’t getting to the muscles, organs and glands (including the intestines) then the result may be constipation or diarrhea.
were able to have normal, healthy bowel movements. It’s not unusual to have a constipated baby fill their diaper
immediately following an adjustment.