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A 19-year-old female asked:

I rarely can poop but fart a lot n it smells horrible. doc said its normal. i know its not. been this way for years. only poop maybe twice a week. why?

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Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 28 years experience
Old people disease: This has been for years and you are only 19? One of the tricks to get your colon back to regular bowels is to push excess fluids and add a natural fiber supplement such as metamucil.

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Last updated Jan 11, 2014

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