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    Need to speed bowel program up

    I am a c6 and Currently I insert a magic bullet in bed transfer to shower chair wait about an hour over commade then shower and usually go some in shower. I am wanting to add dig stem just need a little advice on when and how. Please help I would really like to speed bp up. Thanks

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    Super Moderator Sue Pendleton's Avatar
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    Jul 2001
    Wisconsin USA

    There are 3 pages of these guidelines you can download as needed. The biggies though are try to do your BP after a warm meal or snack that contains some fat and drink a hot liquid with it or while doing your BP. Then do a short round of dig stim, insert suppository and give it time to work and drink a hot beverage like coffee while waiting. The guideline should explain how to do digital stim properly.
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