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I Cant Control My Bowel Movements Anymore
The gastrointestinal tract starts at the mouth, travel down the tunnel (esophagus), which connects to the stomach, which then empties into the duodenum, jejunum, and ileum---the three parts of the small intestine (@25 feet). This empties into the colon or large intestine (about 5 feet), which then becomes the sigmoid colon, rectum and out the anus. So, every morsel eaten ...Read more
I'm a alcoholic and i don't take care of my health ...I can't control my bowel movements any more and I have discharge white clear and green in it?
Need help: It is time for you to start taking care of yourself. The alcoholism can affect your liver and that may cause bowel issues to start as well, with the types of discharge you are having. Get treated as alcoholism is a serious condition that needs aggressive treatment, but the first step starts with you. God bless, best wishes. ...Read more
Yes: Majority of the time you will be able to have bowel movements after colostomy. Rarely their might be a surgical issue that may decrease your bowel movements due to nerve impairment. It is also common to have some constipation after surgery due to anesthesia. If you do have constipation for a long time after surgery, consult your physician to get to the underlying cause. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Muscle weakness: Your question is a bit vague. You sound like you're describing constipation. Usually C-sections don't lead to constipation. The process of pregnancy can sometimes damage perineal muscles leading to stress incontinence or constipation. The muscle more often get traumatized during childbirth. A visit to your gyn or primary doc would help clarify why you're having these symptoms. ...Read more
I had c section in January to months latter I can't control my urine an bowel movement. I leak during the day and bed wet at night?
At times i lose control of bowel movement. I can't feel when it happens. Not watery, normal consistency. Childbirth or vertebrae pinching nerves?
I am 1w3d post from tah. Major pain with bowel movements. Went from hard stools , to pure liquid, hard to control stools. No laxatives. Normal?
What may cause excessive belching and burping after eating? T i always had issues with bowel movements. The burps started as side effect from the birth control. The last 4 months, i had excessive belching and burping after eating and they are long and som
It : It sounds like you are dealing with acid reflux. Your stomach is producing excess acid after eating. Typically this happens after eating spicy foods, acidic foods, caffeine, and chocolate, but could occur after eating anything. There are more serious issues that could be occuring (i.e. Stomach ulcer). Therefore you need to see your doctor for a medical work up, testing, and treatment. In the meantime you can try over the counter Pepcid or prilosec. Best of luck. ...Read more
Is it possible to control the urge for a bowel movement , using any food substances or any techniques?
Listen to your body!: You really need to listen to your body's urges for defecation, and not try to stifle them. (holding on until you reach a toilet is a different matter.) over-controlling the urge to defecate can lead to dry, hard stools and constipation -- including all that comes with it (hemorrhoids, fissures, pain, rectal bleeding, etc). Please allow your bowel its needs. ...Read more
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