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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
Poor digestion: The 'BRAT' diet (bananas, rice, applesauce, toast and the like) are foods recommended during bouts of diarrhea because they help bind the stool and ar ... Read More

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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
Uncertain: The benefit, and the dose, and the effect of food, are all speculative. If you have persistent loose stools, swallowing some yeast is not likely to he ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Judy Orton
34 years experience Pediatrics
More info needed: Is the baby gaining weight? Has the baby been given any medications or been diagnosed with anything?
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Diarrhea?: Would need more history, but you should discuss again with the doctor seeing him and ask if they feel that exam of a stool specimen might be of value. ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Infection: this is an infectious gastroenteritis. You need to see your physician get your cultures, lava and parasite study and C diff study.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rifat Naghmi
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Chronic diarrhea: Chronic diarrhea may be due to various reasons such as an inflammatory bowel disease, IBS, and malabsorption. Please consult your doctor.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Just hemorrhoids ?: Are you sure you have just hemorrhoids? Bleeding from the rectum that recurs may also indicate anal fissures, proctitis (due to infection, inflammator ... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
35 years experience General Practice
Colon flora change: Antibiotics kill off the healthy bacteria in the colon and can cause loose stools and cramping. Replacing the flora with natural bacteria such as acid ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos
21 years experience Pediatrics
Gastroenteritis: Most likely viral gastroenteritis. Have pt drink clears like pedialyte, juice. Eat solids like applesauce and rice. Avoid formula for now. Restart ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
First call your doc: First call your surgeon to make sure it is not procedure related if necessary to go to ER to make sure bowel is not stuck ( incarceration )

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