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Dr. Eric Kaplan
42 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Very: Much so. Diet and fluids can affect digestive system tremendously.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Hendricks
38 years experience General Surgery
Maybe: This is a hard question to answer. So many other things cause digestive problems, one should not jump to the conclusion or worry about colon cancer in ... Read More
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Dr. Stephen Lloyd
46 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: The colon is the last 5 feet of the 20 foot long digestive tract. Fortunately, cancer is much more rare in the other portions of the GI tract. Colon ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
42 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Too: many to list here. need to be more specific in your question please,
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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No effect: It's a CNS depressant without significant somatic effect
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Craig Greene
21 years experience Sports Medicine
Motility: Exercise improves GI motility.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Schneider
34 years experience Pediatric Dentistry
The worst....: Is probably cancer. After that I would put Chron's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis. All three of these are life threatening. Most other digestive di ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Check out these : Links. Take care! http://www.m.webmd.com/heart-disease/tc/health-problems-associated-with-adult-obesity-topic-overview. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/p ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
Stress and digestion: There are rich interconnections between brain and gut, with brain-related neurotransmitters controlling intestinal activity. Prolonged stress can dis ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sidney Vinson
27 years experience Gastroenterology
Significantly: Stress worsens constipation, diarrhea, abdominal pain, boating and nausea. It is one of the major exacerbating factors in patients with ibs.
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
45 years experience General Surgery
Not directly: But if you are taking lots of narcotic pain medication such as vicodin, norco, or codeine, it might cause constipation and cramps. If you are taking ... Read More

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