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Believe it or not – the color, shape and consistency of your stool says a lot about your health. When your stool changes in one of these ways, there are a number of reasons why. When stool turns green, it can be a little alarming at first. A common reaction is to assume the reason […]
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If your gastroenterologist or provider believes that your symptoms can be managed with a few changes to your current routine, then it’s likely he or she will recommend the following tips in order to keep Crohn’s under control. If your gastroenterologist or provider believes that your symptoms can be managed with a few changes to […]
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Being ill is one thing, but being ill and experiencing diarrhea is another. Diarrhea is a particularly unpleasant symptom of illness. It interrupts a person’s daily routine since it cannot be ignored. In certain situations, it can escalate into a serious medical situation. Almost everyone experiences diarrhea during their lifetime, but what if it persists? […]
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Weight gain, frequently upset stomach, nausea, constipation, diarrhea and difficult bowel movements are all common digestive issues college students experience, particularly in the early months of their freshman year. For many college students, freshman year is the first time they’ve been away from home for an extended period of time. As a new college student, […]
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Diet trends come and go. They’re trends for a reason, but sometimes popular trends can stick around for a while. These diets cover quite a range in just how “tough” they are, with some requiring only a few moderate adjustments to the average daily routine and others asking for a complete overhaul of your diet […]
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How much fiber is in your diet right now? Most people can guess, based on how they feel. A high fiber diet helps work toward a healthy, clean and well-functioning digestive tract. If your diet is low in fiber, or perhaps lacking it entirely from one day to the next, then chances are you can […]
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