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I have nausea before and after eating, after getting up in the morning, before bed, after light exercise, and at odd times in general.

I have nausea before and after eating, after getting up in the morning, before bed, after light exercise, and at odd times in general.

GI Symptoms: You MAY have a digestive disorder. Please see your doctor. Anxiety can also be a factor. If no physical condition is found consider being evaluated for anxiety by a clinical psychologist. ...Read more

Dr. Alan Heldman
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Colon (Definition)

The colon is another term for the large intestine. This is the final portion of the digestive system, responsible for absorbing water and storing stool before evacuation. It is divided into sections described as cecum; ascending, transverse, descending and ...Read more


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How many days before a colonoscopy should i stop drinking alcohol? Should i stop just during the bowel prep and the day of the procedure?

How many days before a colonoscopy should i stop drinking alcohol? Should i stop just during the bowel prep and the day of the procedure?

Agree with below: not a question that most social-only drinkers would ask. Daily alcohol consumption can make sedating you more difficult as your liver is revved up. Would try to stay away for at least 5-7 days if you're drinking more than 2drinks/day or 14/week. ...Read more

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How long before you have a bm after colonoscopy?

How long before you have a bm after colonoscopy?

Anywhere: From 12-36 hours is normal to have a bm after colonosopy. Anything longer and you should call your endoscopist and discuss with them. Also will be dependent on how much you are eating after the procedure. ...Read more

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How long before i can resume a normal diet after gall bladder removal?

How long before i can resume a normal diet after gall bladder removal?

Soon: Start slowly, especially with eating too much fatty or greasy foods. Otherwise can eat other foods as soon as you feel ready. ...Read more

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What is the normal glucose range before and after meals? When is it best to check? Morning before meals and before bed? Or after meals?

What is the normal glucose range before and after meals? When is it best to check? Morning before meals and before bed? Or after meals?

Blood Glucose Checks: 27 year old lady with question about blood glucose checks. According to the ADA patients on insulin should check blood glucose 4 times a day. before meals and at bedtime. How many times a day you check your blood glucose and the interpretation are the goal of diabetes education and you should seek it Fasting 80-130, 1-2 hours postprandial <180 http://tinyurl.com/hk78rka http://tinyurl.com/36cvyu5 ...Read more

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How long after a colonoscopy before you should have a bowel movement?

How long after a colonoscopy before you should have a bowel movement?

A day or two: Since you are not eating the day before and your bowel has been cleaned for colonoscopy and your bowel is clean.After colonoscopy you start eating regular diet and it may take a day or two to have a regular bowel movement. ...Read more

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I have had diarrhea for two weeks after a colonoscopy and endoscopy. Bad cramps each morning...Rush to the bathroom. Also, after some meals.?

NEEDS TO BE CHECKED: These are not the normal symptoms following colonoscopy.You need to consult your doctor or gastroenterologist, you may have an infection or inflammation. ...Read more

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When can I eat normally again after a colonoscopy?

No restrictions: Once your colonoscopy is completed, you should be allowed to resume a normal diet as soon as you are awake. ...Read more

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After how many days I can start alcohol after anjioplasty?

After how many days I can start alcohol after anjioplasty?

I would : Avoid alcohol. In general. But a glass if wine a day is ok. You can have small amount after a couple of days. No sig contraindications Don't drink too much it loses it's benefits if more than a glass or two a day. ...Read more

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Should I exercise before or after breakfast? Or should I wait until a couple of hours before bed?

Should I exercise before or after breakfast? Or should I wait until a couple of hours before bed?

Exercise...: only works if you do it. My suggestion would be finding the time that you personally are most likely to be consistent with and exercise then. Studies have pointed to the fact that fat oxidation is more stimulated if you work out before breakfast (after a 10-12 hour fast). If you can make it a habit to get up early and work out - go for it! If not, find the time that works for you. Take care. ...Read more

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Best food before and after sex?

Best food before and after sex?

Depends: Depends on what you like. I would recommend food you enjoy that won't give you gas or bad breath - there are no foods proven to make you "better in bed" or "last longer" or "recover faster" - sorry. ...Read more

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How long before having sex after colonoscopy?

How long before having sex after colonoscopy?

No real restriction: As soon as you feel comfortable (no more bloating or diarrhea), you can resume normal activities, including sex. ...Read more

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How many days does gas and bloating last after colonoscopy?

Less than 24 hours: Gas trapped in the colon usually resolves in a few hours. Any other "gas" pain should be evaluated. Pain after a colonoscopy is not expected, and should be followed closely. ...Read more

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What is a colonic?

What is a colonic?

Pertaining to colon: However, many people use it as a noun and mean a colonic enema. There are a number of so called "health treatments" that in involve high colonic enemas, or so called "clean outs". Efficacy of these "high colonics" is scientifically unproven & suspect. Colonic enemas may be required for some subjects with severe constipation, neurogenic bowel dysfunction or as part of pre-operative bowel prep. ...Read more

Dr. Sewa Legha
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Colon (Definition)

The colon is another term for the large intestine. This is the final portion of the digestive system, responsible for absorbing water and storing stool before evacuation. It is divided into sections described as cecum; ascending, transverse, descending and ...Read more


Dr. Al Hegab
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Colonic (Definition)

This is a combining term referring to some condition, treatment or disease of the colon. Such as colonic enema, colonic ...Read more