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Liquid Poop – Causes

Liquid poop can be caused by varied reasons and most of them trigger a temporary case of loose watery stools. Severe instances of liquid poop are uncommon and are marked by long-term disturbances in bowel movements and prolonged changes in consistency and shape of stool. Liquid poop is usually harmless and short-term and hence medical […]

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Tan Colored Stool

The color of stool can change dramatically without presenting any health issues. People tend to be worried when they observe their bowel movement and see some changes. Stool may be in a variety of colors. Common colors include brown, light brown, yellow, tan, and orange. But some other colors are a concern such as dark […]

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White Specks in Stool

A lot of people have been reporting about noticing white specks in the stool usually in the morning. The color of stool could be affected due to different medications and food patterns. When bile does not get to the stool, white specks are developed. Something blocks the bile to reach the small intestines. It can also […]

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Sticky Poop

Poop can be in a number of shape, size and appearance, and these characteristics speak a lot about what’s going on inside your body. Sticky poop usually comes in two ways namely black tarry and greasy stool. Tarry stools can be an indication of stomach ulcers as the poop is accompanied with blood and greasy […]

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Neon green poop – What could be the reason?

Quite obvious, anyone who gets neon green poop would be shocked. Well, there are several reasons of anyone getting varied colored stool but whatever the case, colored poop is mostly harmless. However when you start getting colored poop very frequently then it is the time to see a doctor. Causes The main cause of neon […]

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Coffee Ground Stool

Bleeding in digestive tract may show up in stool or through vomiting or from tests done on stool for occult blood. The signs of bleeding within the digestive tract could depend on the site where it is occurring as well as the severity of bleeding. If you have coffee ground stool, or blood in stool […]

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Pooping Mucus

It is normal to have small amount of mucus in stool and there is nothing to worry about, however, if there is large amount that is noticeable, then it could indicate some problems. Stool consists of small amounts of mucus or the jelly like substance, which is produced, in the intestines to help in keeping […]

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How to Soften Stool?

Having hard stool makes bowel movement taxing and even painful. Generally, this is because the stool’s softness had been lost due to sluggish muscle contraction, causing the water in the stool to get absorbed in the colon. Every bowel movement often becomes a struggle as the person has to strain for the stool to come […]

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Menopause and Constipation

One of the odds that many menopausal women have to cope with is constipation during menopause. Constipation causes a number of unpleasant and embarrassing symptoms. Defecating hard stool is definitely the most painful part of constipation. This particular digestive problem is often a result of a combination of several causative factors like raging hormones, medications, […]

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Undigested Food in Stool

Occasionally people may experience undigested food in stool which may be a cause of concern for some. When we consume food they get digested and metabolized by the body, as a result stools are made for excretion from the body. Occurrence of food fragment in your stool is basically due to high fiber food which […]

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