Infrequent bowel movements? The range of “normal” ranges from three times a day to once every three days. But if the backup is causing discomfort, then you are constipated.
There may be a mechanical reason for you being clogged up; often the intestinal muscles can have trouble transiting waste at a reasonable rate. As the stool is held, the large intestine will absorb its moisture, making it harder and drier (and more difficult to push out). Or there could be an issue with your rectal or sphincter muscles.
Acupuncture has long been recognised as an effective alternative to medical therapies in reducing symptoms and improving quality of life for patients. Acuhealth’s patient centred approach provides personalised treatment plans that will help to manage and relieve your condition.
Acuhealth treatment will include some or all of the following:
Each session takes approximately one hour.
All treatments are covered by the leading health insurance companies.