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Loose stools 3 times a day for a week

A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 57 years experience
Sounds like your body is saying it does not like chicken any more. Or you are eating bad chicken.

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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 30 years experience
Could: Frequent higher fiber diet could cause loose or very soft stools
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
You may take a fiber laxative like Metamucil and drink enough water daily so that your urine is colorless. For the long term you may try to increase y... Read More
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Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia ii, do, ms
Geriatrics 21 years experience
Food allergies: Keep a food log and also track when your bowel movements occur. Bring these to your doctor.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bishnu Subedi
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Frequent BMs: I would do stool tests to rule out common cause like bacterial diarrhea, parasites. If negative, see a GI doctor. How long have you had these symptoms... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Rare things are rare: Young adults under age 30 are unlikely to have bowel cancer. A person can never tell if she is the rare unlucky one to get cancer at a young age. More... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Scholand
Infectious Disease 23 years experience
On going diarrhea : With kids, I recommend extra caution. Kids don't have the "reserve" that adults do to fight through an illness. Since things aren't getting better eit... Read More
A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Selina Tsogang
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Definitely consult: You need to consult with your doctor, so that investigations can be done to determine what is causing the diarrhea.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Butera
Pediatrics 44 years experience
No, but....: ...The important thing is if she is acting normally or sick. If she is not loosing weight, not vomiting, has no fever and is otherwise well, then ther... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
Pediatric Emergency Medicine 45 years experience
Diarrhea: There are many causes of diarrhea. This does not sound like constipation. Yours is associated with cramping and mucus. As this has been going on for 2... Read More

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