A 36-year-old member asked:
what are the symptoms of constipation if you are obese?
2 doctor answers • 6 doctors weighed in
Preventive Medicine 73 years experience
Related: Obesity is a disease in itself, related most particularly to sugar, pop etc. The constipation follows from that and is a reflectfion of your poor diet.
Colon and Rectal Surgery 29 years experience
Several: Infrequent stools which are difficult to pass.
Last updated Mar 26, 2013
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