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what are the symptoms of constipation if you are obese?

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Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
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.
Dr. Jeffrey Cohen
Colon and Rectal Surgery 29 years experience
Several: Infrequent stools which are difficult to pass.

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