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How should I treat myself following surgery to remove hemorrhoids in order to minimize pain, particularly during bowel movements?

Good Hygiene, soft..: Hello, you should have very careful hygiene measures, using tucks (witch hazel) or cottonelles or similar after each bm. Also strive to keep bm soft. This is best done with bulk agents such as metamucil and fiber in your diet with plenty of fluids. ...Read more

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Dr. M. Hytham Beck
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Volvulus (Definition)

A condition in which a loop of intestine twists, cutting off blood supply to the part of the intestine beyond the twisted area. It is seen as an emergency because the twisted loop ...Read more


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Can anal cause it to become difficult to hold in your bowel contents?

Can anal cause it to become difficult to hold in your bowel contents?

Yes: Damage to the sphincter muscle or infection can render you incontinent of stool and the solutions to fix are not very good at all. ...Read more

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Can you suggest tips to flatten tummy in 3 days?

Can you suggest tips to flatten tummy in 3 days?

3 days ! no way.: lose weight. For flatter abdomen eat healthy & get physically active. Calories burned > calories consumed. To tighten ab's: crunches, reverse crunches, exercise ball crunches, pelvic thrusts, lying leg raises, side bridge & “bicycling” exercise on back. Engage in regular aerobic exercise (i.e. running, swimming, Nordic track, bicycling, kickboxing, walking, cross country skiing, hiking, etc.) ...Read more

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Help docs! i'm trying to find out what causes your appendix to erupt?

Help docs! i'm trying to find out what causes your appendix to erupt?

Pain: Appendix is a tube attached to your large colon if a piece of hard stool gut trapped in the lumen will cause enough swelling that will stop the blood supply to the tip of the appendix and caused rupture that will cause infection spreading inside the abdomen and it could be a life threatening appendix is made from a small lymph node like cell it can swell up as respond to near infection. ...Read more

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Help docs! i'm trying to find out what causes adult hepatic hemangioma to rupture?

Help docs! i'm trying to find out what causes adult hepatic hemangioma to rupture?

Trauma: I would think that trauma, such as the dashboard of a car or an airbag hitting your chest where the hemangioma is would cause it to burst. ...Read more

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How wdoes scarring make your bowel stick to the side?

How wdoes scarring make your bowel stick to the side?

Adhesions: The outer lining of the bowel in normal conditions is smooth and free to move around. Once an intestinal process occurs is similar to dropping adhesive in a bag of noodles, they become adherent to any adjacent structure ...Read more

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What to do if I'm inducing due to volvulus scar!?

What to do if I'm inducing due to volvulus scar!?

Not sure: I'm not sure what you mean with inducing. That usually means doing something to a pregnant woman to bring on labor. Doesn't make sense in your question. Please clarify and resubmit your question. ...Read more

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Help docs! i'm trying to find out what causes an appendix to rupture?

Help docs! i'm trying to find out what causes an appendix to rupture?

Pain: Appendix is a tube attached to your large colon if a piece of hard stool gut trapped in the lumen will cause enough swelling that will stop the blood supply to the tip of the appendix and caused rupture that will cause infection spreading inside the abdomen and it could be a life threatening appendix is made from a small lymph node like cell it can swell up as respond to near infection. ...Read more

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What are the best tips to manage irritable bowel syndrome?

What are the best tips to manage irritable bowel syndrome?

With doctor advice: Cause is unknown, but symptoms can be benefitted by certain prescription medications, which are relatively benign & well tested for several decades by physicians. Imo cause is dysfunction of parasympathetic branch of autonomic nervous system caused by hypermobility of sacroiliac joint (sij) of pelvic girdle. If I am correct pelvic stabilization via sij belt (boa.Com) might help; but no data yet. ...Read more

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How to relieve constipation in toddlers?

How to relieve constipation in toddlers?

Constipation: Reduce milk and milk products. Add additional fiber in the form of fruits and vegetables as well as raisins, figs, dates and nuts. Also give him high fiber cereal to eat. ...Read more

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Best way to lose weight after having a baby back to back? what are ways to motivate myself to do more.

Best way to lose weight after having a baby back to back? what are ways to motivate myself to do more.

Set small goals: Best way to lose weight after having a baby is develop small fitness and nutrition goals and work on increasing those goals weekly. Create a practical schedule to develop those goals and ask for friends and family for support. Seek a local professional help if needed. ...Read more

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What can u do to manage my colon polyps?

What can u do to manage my colon polyps?

Prevention is key: Once you have been identified as a person in whom adenomas (pre-cancerous polyps) develop: 1) first remove the polyps; 2) schedule surveillance to rule out new polyp development; 3) prevention by behavior & diet. Current recommendations for the latter include: use of daily low-dose aspirin, weight management, reduction of dietary animal fats, optimized fiber intake, calcium supplementation. ...Read more

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Help docs! i'm trying to find out what causes the diaphragm to become paralyzed?

Help docs! i'm trying to find out what causes the diaphragm to become paralyzed?

Many things: Common reasons for paralysis of the diaphragm include interruption of the phrenic nerve due to trauma, invasion by tumor and vascular compression. Additional reasons include neurological diseases like ALS and ms as well as strokes. ...Read more

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How to remove constipation?

How to remove constipation?

Fiber/Water: Most constipation can be treated with fiber (like prunes) and proper hydration. Adding a stool softener may also be very effective. Save the laxatives for last and don't take more often then just a few days or laxative dependency may occur. If this does not worth see your healthcare provider a more potent form of laxitive. ...Read more

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What can you do to start the process to "juice" for weight loss?

What can you do to start the process to "juice" for weight loss?

Weight Loss: Your metabolism is like a fire. Fuel it regularly to maximize it. Eat palm sized portion of protein and complex carb every 2-3 hr. Sprinkle 4 fruits & 4-5 veggie portions across the day. Hydrate! water intake (10 oz x 10 times a day) will help you lactate and lose weight by helping all of your body's cells work well! exercise:take infant out for walk 2times a day 20-30min.Good for mood too! ...Read more

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How to cure acid reflux naturally or medically to prevent future issues and how to let throat heal?

How to cure acid reflux naturally or medically to prevent future issues and how to let throat heal?

Acid Reflux: Greetings. It's good that you are approaching the reflux problem as you are. We often times seek out a quick cure but the acid actually causes a chronic irritation to the sensitive throat mucosal lining. Treatments include beginning a low acid diet, weight loss, avoid late meals, avoid alcohol, caffeine and tobacco. An OTC antacid may help too. Finally a visit to your ENT doctor may be needed. ...Read more

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What are good exercises to do to flatten stomach with s stoma (colostomy in 2003). Permanent colostomy.

What are good exercises to do to flatten stomach with s stoma (colostomy in 2003). Permanent colostomy.

Isometric exercises: Isometric exercises will be helpful to build abdominal muscle and avoid big pressure changes inside your belly that could lead to hernia. The ostomy is technically a type of hernia. You want to avoid coughing, straining and lifting to decrease risk for parastomal hernia. Also using an abdominal binder can help with getting your muscle in space, while protecting your stoma. ...Read more

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How can I give myself the heimlich maneuver?

How can I give myself the heimlich maneuver?

You cannot: This requires an external compressive force around the chest and you cannot do this to yourself. Coughing and hard blowing are your only recourses if you are alone. ...Read more