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Can eating a green apple with the rind causes constipation?

Can eating a green apple with the rind causes constipation?

Hope: Hope you are eating some thing else for balance nutrion add lot of figs , no green apples donot cause constipation eat lot of apples you would keep doctor away granny said. ...Read more

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Does eating a green apple with the rind cause constipation?

Does eating a green apple with the rind cause constipation?

No: Eating a green apple is good for you. Since alot of the nutrients are in the skin you should eat that part too. It also gives you fiber which will help your bowels. ...Read more

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Can consuming raw apple cider vinegar cause constipation?

Can consuming raw apple cider vinegar cause constipation?

Not known to but...: Apple cider vinegar is a widely used folk remedy, but like most folk remedies research on it is limited. As best as i can tell, it is not known to cause constipation (see http://altmedicine.About.Com/od/applecidervinegardiet/a/applecidervineg.Htm ) and on this website 17 of 21 people reported it was a useful home remedy to treat constipation: http://www.Earthclinic.Com/cures/constipation.Html#acv. ...Read more

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Called the doctors this morning they told me to give my 11 day old baby Apple juice an ounce cause of constipation! Now I'm scared, was this safe??

Called the doctors this morning they told me to give my 11 day old baby Apple juice an ounce cause of constipation! Now I'm scared, was this safe??

Yes: The sugars in apple or prune juice are not absorbed as well in young infants which helps them work like an adults laxative. I routinely use an ounce up to 3 times a day to get a kid unstuck. ...Read more

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I am having a severe constipation problem for as long as i can remember. Tried prunes, papayas, apples without much help. Pls help.

I am having a severe constipation problem for as long as i can remember. Tried prunes, papayas, apples without much help. Pls help.

Fiber is good but: If you are not drinking enough fluid it can lead to constipation. Remember caffeine and alcohol dehydrate and lead to constipation. Generally i recommend 80-100 ounces of caffeine free/alcohol free fluids every day. It will take 10-14 days of this regimen to see improvement. If not better need to have a GI workup for other causes of constipation. ...Read more

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Can apple juice give me constipation? I am 56 years old and have been drinking about 2 quarts of apple juice every day. ,I already suffer from constipation but I'm wondering if this apple juice could be making it worse. Its very painful. right now I have

Can apple juice give me constipation? I am 56 years old and have been drinking about 2 quarts of apple juice every day. ,I already suffer from constipation but I'm wondering if this apple juice could be making it worse. Its very painful. right now I have

Should poop out: A person drinking lots of apple juice usually poops out, due to sugars and sorbitol in the apple juice. The person will actually get too much sugar from drinking too much juice (can lead to bad things like diabetes). A 56 year-old who gets new changes in her bowel habits, such as new constipation, should be checked out by her primary care doctor (wouldn't want anything bad happening in the colon). ...Read more

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Does apple juice help stop diarrhea or constipation?

Does apple juice help stop diarrhea or constipation?

Helps constipation: Sorbital, otherwise known as glucitol, is a type of sugar alcohol that loosens the stool and promotes regular bowel movement. Sorbital is abundant in many fruit juices such as prune, peach, pear and apple juice. ...Read more