Clients also mention constipation to their massage therapist during an intake interview. A client’s abdomen may be distended and sore at times, and further questioning by the therapist may show a history of constipation. A list of the client’s drugs can also assist a psychiatrist in determining whether the client is experiencing chronic constipation.
Massage therapists who recognise this issue early on will have a more therapeutic approach through using constipation-relieving techniques.
Constipation is a popular medical complaint in the United States, with a variety of causes and symptoms.
The following are the four most common causes of constipation
Constipation has nine causes
The slow passage of digesting food through any section of the intestine will theoretically cause constipation. The colon, on the other hand, slows down more than 95% of the time.