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What Every Pet Owner Should Know About Canine Constipation

Posted on November 19th, 2014 by Dr. Mercola  |  1 Comment »

Like humans, dogs can also become constipated. Canine constipation occurs when your pup has difficulty pooping (and the feces she produces are hard and dry) or isn’t pooping at all. While this problem occurs less frequently than canine diarrhea, it’s wise for dog parents to be aware of the dangers posed by this condition. According […]


Dr. Mercola Reveals the Benefits of Probiotics

Posted on February 25th, 2011 by Dr. Mercola  |  28 Comments »

Probiotics are live microorganisms — usually found in your gut — that can benefit your health. The term “probiotic” comes from the Greek “for life,” and aptly so because these friendly bacteria help support your body in many different ways. Numerous studies have investigated the potential health benefits of probiotics. New patients at Dr. Joseph […]