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A 22-year-old female asked:

How can you stop the feeling of going to take a poop in public can this be from anxiety or ibs? i'm always thinking about this before i go out

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Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 41 years experience
This may be a form: of social anxiety. Please see your doc and if GI issues are ruled out a clinical psychologist can be helpful. When we feel out of control we can become anxious and obsessive. Peace and good health.
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