DEFINITION:-
Constipation is a condition of the digestive system where an individual has hard feces that are difficult to expel. In most cases, this occurs because the colon has absorbed too much water from the food that is in the colon.
CAUSES OF CONSTIPATION:-
Various factors can lead to constipation, such as:
• unhealthy and irregular eating habits, or eating very small portions
• not visiting the toilet when the pressure arises
• leading a sedentary lifestyle
• insufficient exercise
• ill-health
• dehydration or not drinking enough water
• lack of fiber-rich foods in the diet
• stress
Signs and symptoms of chronic constipation include:
• Passing fewer than three stools a week.
• Having lumpy or hard stools.
• Straining to have bowel movements.
• Feeling as though there's a blockage in your rectum that prevents bowel movements.
• Feeling as though you can't completely empty the stool from your rectum.

TREATMENT OF CONSTIPATION
Non-Surgical Treatment for constipation
Non- surgical treatment at Jyoti Nursing Home Includes of MCDPA i.e. Medicine, Constac, Diet, Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy and Ayurvedic therapy
Day care Surgery for Constipation
The Surgical treatment for constipation includes STARR Surgery (Stapled Trans Anal Rectal Resection) in cases of Obstructed Defecation Syndrome or when Chronic Constipation has led to rectal prolapse, surgical intervention in the form of STARR Surgery may become necessary. The advantages of STARR Surgery are, It leaves no visible scars and The recovery time is short and patient can join office work by 5th day.
WHY CHOOSE JYOTI NURSING HOME:-
Centre of excellence in Proctology care: Jyoti nursing home headed by Dr.Jaya Maheswhari provides surgical and non-surgical treatment for Piles, Fissure, Fistula and Constipation. All surgical treatments are minimally invasive, No blood, No cuts No stitches. The patient normally is relieved from pain in a few hours.

Author's Bio: 

Dr. Jaya Maheshwariis Advance Proctology and laparoscopic Doctor/Surgeon in Jaipur and Director Jyoti Nursing Home, Jaipur.She also acts as the best Proctology and laparoscopic doctor in jaipur for performing all minimal invasive and the most advance techniques,like the STARR for severe constipation, STAPLERS and LASERS for piles, fistula and fissures, various types of mesh repairs for all hernias and all general surgeries.