Jeanetta Frye Twitter Chat for Constipation Awareness Month

Most people experience bouts of constipation from time to time. But, for millions of people, constipation isn't something that just goes away. But, what exactly is chronic constipation? Is it a missed bowel movement? Two? And, how is it treated?

On Tuesday, December 18th, University of Virginia (UVA) Health System gastroenterologist Jeanetta Frye, MD, joined IFFGD and others for a Twitter chat to answer the Whats, Hows, and Whys of constipation in recognition of Constipation Awareness Month. 

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