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What does it mean when you poop a lot

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ryan Phasouk
Family Medicine 19 years experience
Diarrhea: Diarrhea can range from very mild to severe. It can be caused by infections, malabsorption issues, or various foods. Worrisome diarrhea generally wo... Read More
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Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Various causes: So discuss specific symptoms with your doctor.
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Dr. Ryan Phasouk
Family Medicine 19 years experience
Diarrhea: Diarrhea can range from very mild to severe. It can be caused by infections, malabsorption issues, or various foods. Worrisome diarrhea generally wo... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Martin
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery 29 years experience
Dehydration: You can get dehydrated from diarrhea, and dehydration can lead to dizziness/imbalance. Try increasing your fluid intake. If the dizziness is severe,... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Depends: Increase frequency of bowel movements can be normal or could indicate a variety of possible medical issues. Some of these issues include: irritable b... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
Rheumatology 49 years experience
Bile!: The most common cause for "green" stools is plenty of bile being rleased. Certain foods and/or drugs will make this more frequent. Greens in one's d... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ryan Phasouk
Family Medicine 19 years experience
Diarrhea: Diarrhea can range from very mild to severe. It can be caused by infections, malabsorption issues, or various foods. Worrisome diarrhea generally wo... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Caroline Cribari
Psychiatry 24 years experience
NO: "pooping water" is diarrhea. This indicates you are losing fluid, nutrients, and electrolytes. Any weight lost by this matter will be regained rapidly... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine 26 years experience
Just not ready.: Our bowel habits can vary based on diet, water intake and activity level. Some days we may not go at all. Some days we may go two or three times, or... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
Family Medicine 31 years experience
Need to see Dr.: Bleeding rectally is never normal, so you need to see a dr., preferrably a GI specialist, and get an evaluation urgently if there is a lot of blood. ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Vandersteen
Pediatric Urology 32 years experience
See your provider: Sudden changes in bathroom habits (both stool and urine) can be indicative of an underlying neurologic or medical problem. Even if not sudden, you me... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 41 years experience
Gastroenteritis?: This sounds more like a stomach and intestinal problem rather than anything to do with your periods. First possibilities include food poisoning and ... Read More
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