Hot Water Bottles for Digestion and Constipation
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Heat treatment can be an excellent way of aiding digestion and relieving constipation as well as providing general pain and ache relief. Heat treatment involves resting a hot water bottle or microwave body warmer over your tummy/stomach area. The heat promotes digestion by promoting the production of hydrochloric acid in the stomach. The heat also stimulates and improve blood flow circulation, soothing the area and relieving constipation.