Embraced by medical professionals, educators and caregivers, "From Chewing to Pooing: Food's Journey Through Your Body to the Potty", has helped many young children understand digestion. As author of this book, I especially love classroom readings, where I get to interact directly with kids as they absorb the information and excitedly connect with what's been going on inside their bodies. "From Chewing to Pooing: Food's Journey Through Your Body to the Potty" is available at Amazon, https://www.amazon.com/dp/1092184724/
While there are many causes for childhood constipation, withholding due to anxiety is undeniably a leading culprit. In my opinion, as a parent, fear - due to a lack of understanding of digestive processes - heavily contributes to this anxiety.
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