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A 74-year-old female asked:

Every morning wake up with a little stomach pain have a couple normal bowel movements. little later have another movement of flakes and pieces. is this my ibs thats not bothered me in awhile. just had good colonoscopy and good yearly blood work?

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Dr. Philip Schwarzman
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Given your normal colonoscopy, this may be your IBS. It does not sound serious.
Dr. Wendell Sumner
Pediatrics 53 years experience
You might want to try a plant based diet as described at NutitionFacts.org which describes studies where this diet plan proves beneficial.

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Last updated May 1, 2021

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