Signs & Symptoms

WHAT’S NORMAL?

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There is a lot of variation in the firmness and frequency of poo in babies and children:

  • It can be common for all babies to grunt and strain when having a poo; This doesn’t mean they are constipated
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Constipation is more common among formula-fed babies
  • It’s also common when children are being potty trained at around two-three years old
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