Does Summer Spell Constipation for Your Child?

Summer itineraries often include a trip to the bathroom and some kids don’t find a comfortable time to go. When kids won’t go, eventually they can’t go.

The Holiday Health Issue that No One Talks About

While it’s difficult to avoid the holiday traditions that can lead to tummy troubles, parents can take steps to relieve a child's painful constipation.

Why Going to the Bathroom can be a Big Issue When Going Back to School

According to a survey conducted by Pedia-Lax, bathroom anxiety is a common concern among school-age children. Learn how this can result in constipation.

After the Flush: Helping Promote Regularity

Many children, who are picky eaters, often favor foods that are poor sources of fiber, such as processed foods, white breads and regular pasta.

Potty Training Tips for Parents

While there are many tips that can make potty training a little easier, it’s probably most important to acknowledge that potty training requires patience.

The Scoop on Poop Part 2: Shape

Shape and consistency are also very important in evaluating your child’s overall health. What’s ideal? Learn this and more.

The Scoop on Poop Part 1: Color

As part one of a two-part series, let’s delve into the world of poop: the Color. What is normal when it comes to color? Learn the influencing factors.

When Other Symptoms and Clues Point Toward Constipation

Most parents know what to look for when their child is constipated. Parents should know these other symptoms or clues that suggest constipation.

Pass the Fiber, Please!

54% of parents don't know how many grams of fiber children should consume daily. Read this to learn the ropes and instill lifelong healthy habits.

Tips for Keeping Your Child Hydrated

So, how much fluid do kids need? Water plays an important role in keeping kids regular, because it helps soften stools so that they are easier to pass.