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not digesting food in stool

A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Constipation: Eat high fiber diet with fruits , vegetables, nuts, raisins, prunes, figs, and dates. Reduce milk and milk products and eat high fiber cereals. Drink ... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Change in bowels: Odor, amount, color, frequency of stool varies with foods, speed of emptying of the GI tract, medications & supplements ingested, gut flora (uniqu ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Singh
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Slow eating : Slow eating, fewer calories.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sonober Umair
17 years experience Pediatrics
Reply: See a local gastroenterologist, could be stomach issue or gallbladder problem, need some tests to confirm. This is not normal.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lewis Mufson
53 years experience Gastroenterology
Fat in stool: Fatty stools usually can be caused by poor absorbtion of fats because of lack of pancreatic enzymes or by pathology oif the small bowel.Thborough eval ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
We are: not all the same, there is a wide range of normal in bowel habits and many other things.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nicole Bressler
8 years experience Emergency Medicine
Fiber: Our body cannot digest fiber, which is found in fruits, veggies & grains. If the food was not chewed up enough, it is possible to see pieces of veggie ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephen Southard
14 years experience Internal Medicine
Sounds like: Your constipated. Try to stay hydrated, remain active and increase your fiber intake. Also try to find something to aid in stress reduction like med ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Normal: your body can only absorb a certain amount of fiber and the rest is eliminte in your stool.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Medical Anxiety: Many folk suffer from it. You may have heard about stool signs - do document them in detail for awhile and report to your Dr. But w/out other signs, i ... Read More

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