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I only defecate 2 times a week while im not constipated. And sometimes my stomach hurts so bad. Any tips to a healthy living or treatment for that?

I only defecate 2 times a week while im not constipated. And sometimes my stomach hurts so bad. Any tips to a healthy living or treatment for that?

Increase fiber: You should be assessed by physician to be sure you have nothing else going on in your GI tract. However, increasing both fiber and water intake may help you a great deal. Hope that helps! ...Read more

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Dr. Quresh Khairullah
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Dialysis (Definition)

Simple answer is that it is a medical technology used primarily to provide an artificial replacement for lost kidney function in people with renal failure. Hemodialysis remove wastes and excess water from the blood by circulating blood outside the body through an external filter, called a dialyzer. Blood and dialysate flow through in opposite directions and the ...Read more


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What's the best home treatment for a stomach ache?

What's the best home treatment for a stomach ache?

Depends on cause: For instance, the best remedy for stomach ache caused by over eating is time and to not over eat. The best treatment for a helicobacter pylori infection is an antibiotic and an antacid. The best treatment for constipation related abdominal pain is to have a bowel movement and change the diet. Etc., etc., etc.. ...Read more

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Finished flagyl treatment for d.fragilis, feel better but have dull stomach ache, is it due to eating unhealthy foods like Chips for past few days?

Finished flagyl treatment for d.fragilis, feel better but have dull stomach ache, is it due to eating unhealthy foods like Chips for past few days?

Maybe the bacteria: I was wondering how did you know that it was d.fragilis, you probably had your stool tested and confirmed it. You have to know that d.fragilis can cause stomach aches, although you got rid of the bacteria, your bowels are still inflamed, so that's why you might still have the symptoms. Less likely due to eating ships, I would give it some time to get better. ...Read more

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How effective is amino acid therapy for someone on abdominal peritoneal dialysis?

How effective is amino acid therapy for someone on abdominal peritoneal dialysis?

Not effective: Would not try Amino Acid supplements in dialysis-dependent people. I am not sure of the wisdom of it in non-dialysis patients either. No documented evidence that it provides real benefit and it may provide significant side effects. ...Read more

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These few days, my throat felt itcy. My stomach hurts when i cough. Sometimes i cough so bad until i almost vomit. What's the reason and ways to cure?

These few days, my throat felt itcy. My stomach hurts when i cough. Sometimes i cough so bad until i almost vomit. What's the reason and ways to cure?

Sounds like: allergy related cough. Take some otc cough supressant and second generation antihistaminic such as allegra (fexofenadine) or zyrtec from your local pharmacy. In the mean time make an appointment to see your doctor if you do not get any better in few days. I hope this helps. If you do have more questions or other concerns kindly contact with me on my Virtual Practice at : www.healthtap.com/dryetimyan ...Read more

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My whole right side of my stomach hurts?

My whole right side of my stomach hurts?

Appendicitis: You need to go to the emergency room ASAP to be checked for appendicitis. You should not take a chance on this condition. Right lower quadrant pain is suggestive of appendicitis. Right upper quadrant pain is suggestive of Gallbladder disease. ...Read more

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What it means when the bottom of your stomach hurts?

What it means when the bottom of your stomach hurts?

Anything: Most people think their whole abdomen is their stomach, but the stomach is in the upper middle or upper left of the abdomen. If your lower abdomen hurts, that could be your skin, muscles, bladder, uterus, or intestines. If the upper part of your abdomen hurts, it could be acid reflux, pancreatitis, or other problems. See a doctor for an assessment. ...Read more

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The left side of my stomach hurts, what's the cause?

The left side of my stomach hurts, what's the cause?

Many possibilities: A simple tummy ache with symptoms like nausea, vomiting, or diarrhea, whether at home or traveling, may be from a virus infection, bacteria infection, or contaminated food. A normal person, not pregnant, not on medications, usually recovers easily. Taking a pedialyte popsicle or 2-3 oz of pedialyte hourly, plus drinking/eating little else, may settle things down. Otherwise, a dr. Should evaluate. ...Read more