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A 5-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Rochester
25 years experience in Family Medicine
BM and baby: Babies poop at very different intervals. GENERALLY breast fed babies poop more frequently than formula fed/supplemented babies. If you child is not ... Read More

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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leslie Leighton
42 years experience in Internal Medicine
Constipation?: Absence of bowel movements is usually due to constipation and believe it or not Crohns patients can get constipated. Good control of the disease also ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Farshad Fani Marvasti
13 years experience in Family Medicine
Blood is bad: Bright red blood in stool or black tarry colored stool referred to as melena are both reasons for concern. Ibs, a diagnosis of exclusion, by itself w ... Read More
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A 4-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maya Vazirani
52 years experience in Neonatology
Food intolerance: It could be formula intolerance If you are breast feeding it may be some food you are eating like nuts choclate or even eggs. so baby is producing lot ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kelvin White
32 years experience in Family Medicine
Malabsorption: Milk; fat or protein.....not digesting! See provider
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zienowicz
37 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Impossible: Resend this with the proper adjective.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Crespin
27 years experience in Gastroenterology
Eat fiber: African tribes that eat lots of fiber go 3 to 5 times a day. Roughage/fiber includes fruits and vegetables like celery, grapes etc. These should help ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hazem Eltahawy
27 years experience in Neurosurgery
Varies, once a day: On average, one or two times a day but can vary and depends on the individual's bowel habits, diet etc . Could be 3-4 per day or every 2-3 days.
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sidney Vinson
26 years experience in Gastroenterology
It depends: There is no actual rule or guideline on how frequent bowel movements should occur. Normal ranges from 3 times daily to once weekly.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
No: Just the opposite is not good, as long as well formed, no diarrhea or blood.

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