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Q: Hi my son is 3 nearly 4 years old, from age 1 when he went onto normal milk he has had problems passing stools. he has got that bad now that he has been put on movicol powders to help him which they do but he is now scaird to poo on the toilot. its like trying to potty train him all over again but when he goes on the toilot he sucks it up an gets really upset. can you give me some advice on how to make him start pooing on the toliot agin without being scaird to go on it? he can hold it in for 4-5 days because hes so scaird.

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