A 44-year-old member asked:
What dietary changes should one make to their diet if they are suffering from fecal incontinence?
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General Surgery 33 years experience
Formed for control: Adding sufficient fiber to ensure a formed stool, will help you control movements by creating a more predictable movement and help to maintain hygiene. 30 grams of fiber daily would be a goal to shoot for, presuming there is no history of impaction.
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