Constipation means painful hard bowel actions. This is common and the right advice will avoid long term problems. Understanding constipation is essential to ensure an appropriate treatment plan is developed to help fix this. There is lots of inappropriate advice and suggestions surrounding childhood constipation which can delay proper management


Gastroenteritis refers to vomiting and diarrhoea. The cause is usually viral and it represents one of the most common reasons for seeing a doctor. The treatment involves oral rehydration therapy to avoid dehydration.

Recurrent Abdominal Pain In Children

Constipation The definition is pain and discomfort…

Coeliac Disease

This post discusses coeliac disease and also touches on the background to gluten intolerance

Sudden Abdominal Pain

What Happens The child will complain of tummy pains, may…