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A 23-year-old male asked:

Does a prolonged cough effect ur stomach system? means thin stools or dark stools. is there any way how can i improve the colour or the hardness of my stool? any particular diet or anything? because my diet is normal carbs protein etc and fruits.

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 41 years experience
Cough: Wouldn't affect your large bowels resulting in abnormal stools, check with your dictor or a gastroenterologist for evaluation and possible tests needed, e.g. stools analysis. Meanwhile, continue consuming a healthy diet, increase fiber , keep exercising, best wishes
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Last updated Aug 26, 2019

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