Do you need to poo daily?

One of major patient complaints is about their bowel habits. Too hard, too loose, too difficult, too much effort. This gets to a point where some people get obsessed with their bowel patterns. This is a major problem worldwide due to change in diet patterns and the medications. A fair number of cancer patients are on strong pain killers including opioids, which further contribute to constipation.

Do you need to poo daily?

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Rohit Joshi

I am a doctor who helps people deal with cancer with diagnosis and management of the illness (chemotherapy, biological agents, immunotherapy and hormonal agents).

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