Constipation During Pregnancy

Constipation during pregnancy is very common. The main suggested treatments for constipation include during pregnancy, drink more water, eat more vegetables, and increase your fiber intake. For some expecting mothers, nothing works Short of harsh medications, most with side effects of some kind, as labeled on the medication. A concern for most mothers of how these medications might also affect the fetus.

Another discomfort for expecting mothers as a result of Constipation During Pregnancy or a side effect of constipation or the result of is hemorrhoids. Which adds to the stress and pressure an expecting mother also has to deal with.

On the Internet, you will find thousands of home remedies, specialists with something you can buy, that for most claim to work. The problem of Constipation During Pregnancy remains unsolved for millions of expecting mothers.

Recently I spent time in Guatemala with friends, they are Mayan. The Mayans treat numerous ailments using only natural medicines. Treatments passed down for hundreds of years, from mother to mother over generations.

Herbs and plants are used which they know have medicinal values and also how to prepare these plant-based medicines into treatments. Few mothers in Guatemala go to the hospital to have babies, most use midwives and advice during pregnancy.

One of my friends’ daughters was suffering from serious constipation. They took her to a Mayan woman named Christine a healer and midwife. Christine without doing more than asking a few questions went to her garden picked some leaves from an orange tree. Below are the exact instructions she provided the parents of the Daughter for treatment.

Constipation During Pregnancy

prepare an orange leaf tea’ add 3 leaves and take 3 times a day, every time you prepare a tea’ you always have to put 3 orange leaves, and take before each meal for a week.

That evening the parents started making the tea and in the morning for the first time in a week, the daughter had a natural bowel movement. Not runny, just a normal Poop.

I asked Christine before we left “would this work for a woman with a child”? Of course, she told me, is there any other way?

When a person is constipated their lower stomach and the intestinal area will be blocked. People can usually conquer constipation by eating natural laxatives such as fruits, fruit juice, and dietary supplements. The liquid will help get rid of constipation. Constipation can occur by eating hard food such as cheese or meat.

A good way on preventing constipation is to eat foods that contain fiber such as whole-grain Papaya and guava is very rich in fiber and potassium should be consumed after meal every day get rid of constipation.

The seven types of stool are:

Type 1: Separate hard lumps, like nuts (hard to pass)
Type 2: Sausage-shaped, but lumpy, and passing it feels very painful, “like childbirth”
Type 3: Like a sausage but with cracks on its surface
Type 4: Like a sausage or snake, smooth and soft
Type 5: Soft blobs with clear cut edges (passed easily)
Type 6: Fluffy pieces with ragged edges, a mushy stool
Type 7: Watery, no solid pieces. Entirely liquid