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Why am so bloated after running a half marathon?

Why am so bloated after running a half marathon?

Hard to say: Depends on a number of things. You may have let yourself dehydrate, and now your body is hanging on to water until things equilibrate. What did you eat beforehand - did you "carbo load" and with high fiber? A marathon his high stress and leads to cortisol release which may cause water retention as well. Whatever it is, it will resolve with time. ...Read more

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Why do I get stomach pains and a really bloated stomach after running?

Why do I get stomach pains and a really bloated stomach after running?

Find the cause: Many different things can cause stomach "bloat" true bloating due to a large amount of gas can best be avoided by avoiding the foods, activities that cause the gas accumulation. Many other things feel like bloating but may be due to inflammation or adhesions or gallstone problems etc. See your primary to figure out the cause of your symptoms http://digestive.Niddk.Nih.Gov/ddiseases/pubs/gas/. ...Read more

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I feel hungry more than normal. Have a high metabolism due to running. Yet the past few days i've also felt bloated. Born w/o uterus. What's wrong?

I feel hungry more than normal. Have a high metabolism due to running. Yet the past few days i've also felt bloated. Born w/o uterus. What's wrong?

U may have: Hyperacidity. Have a thorough exam with ur dr and get checked for diabetes, thyroid condition etc. Best wishes! http://www.M.Webmd.Com/heartburn-gerd/tc/gas-bloating-and-burping-topic-overview. ...Read more

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I am 2-1/2 weeks post op of a partial hysterectomy. Aching on my right ovary , bloated and running a low grade fever 100.8 varying now for 4 days?

I  am 2-1/2 weeks post op of a partial hysterectomy. Aching on my right ovary , bloated and running a low grade fever 100.8 varying now for 4 days?

Varies: It is normal to have some bloating and even tenderness near the ovaries after a subtotal hysterectomy. You should, however, follow up with your gynecologist about the fever, to evaluate for infection. ...Read more

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I am extremely depressed even after daily exercise including running and strength training but still have a bloated belly due to gas or constipation?

I am extremely depressed even after daily exercise including running and strength training but still have a bloated belly due to gas or constipation?

Depression: There are many things you can do for depression. Don't isolate. Spend time w people. Use your support system. Get out. Don’t stagnate at home. Work to get 8 hours or > of sleep per night & eat healthfully. Daily aerobic physical activity is a big +. Recommend the “Feeling Good Book" by Dr. David Burns. If you haven't been evaluated by a psychologist or a psychiatrist - encourage that. ...Read more

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Bad stomach pain/cramp/bloated ffeeling when its starts to be empty. Sometimes so bad its hard to stand straight up due to the 'running cramp' feeling. I have history of gastritis... Wat 2 do?

Bad stomach pain/cramp/bloated ffeeling when its starts to be empty. Sometimes so bad its hard to stand straight up due to the 'running cramp' feeling. I have history of gastritis... Wat 2 do?

Check out these: Links. Hope u feel better soon! http://www.m.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/digestive-diseases-gastritis. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/gastritis/ds00488. http://www.livestrong.com/article/367795-herbal-medicines-for-severe-gastritis/#page=1. ...Read more

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Pain in my shin and achellis tendon after running, not major pain but it is uncomfortable. What's the problem and solution?

Pain in my shin and achellis tendon after running, not major pain but it is uncomfortable. What's the problem and solution?

GAIT Pattern: It is possible that your gait pattern may be off. Consider a work up with a physical therapist, chiropractor or podiatrist; orthotic insoles may help. ...Read more

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I am a regular runner and i'm good shape. Suddenly now while running I have a sharp pain near my belly button to my right side. My stomach feels bloat?

May need ultrasound: Given your age and symptoms, this points to a gynecological issue, perhaps an ovarian cyst. There are other non-gynecological diagnosis also, such as a urinary tract problem, such as stone or infection, or even a GI or musculoskeletal disorder. If the symptoms persist, i would see your gynecologist first, who can order some test, including an ultrasound to see if something can be pinpointed. ...Read more