Anal bleeding after a bowel movement is a very common occurrence in the population worldwide. The severity of what could cause this is highly dependent on your diet and your age. Read more to find out what could be the cause of your bleeding.
When it comes to the smell of stools, it can be an unpleasant but important discussion that you need to have with your doctor if your stools are starting to smell more metallic in nature. Here, we will look at the reasons why that could be the case.
When it comes to your stools, a lot can be said about the size and shape of what is left in the toilet bowel. String-like stools are quite common but some of the pathologies behind what is causing the symptoms can be quite severe.
The link between irritable bowel syndrome and frequent bowel movements may not be obvious in most cases. Not only is IBS one of the most under diagnosed diseases in the world, patients can also present with long-term constipation. So what is the link?
When it comes to an inflammatory bowel disease like Crohn's disease, one of the first things people will notice is increased stool production. What is behind this mechanism and what treatments are available is what I will focus on that may help.
When it comes to Celiac disease, patients may find that they experience an increase in bowel movements throughout the day. Is there an hidden connection between an increase in bowel activity and an underlying gluten intolerance?
With it comes to medications, side effects are a very likely possibility that can reduce your quality of life. Certain medications on the market can also increase your bowel movements throughout the day. What commonly used drugs are ones to worry about?
A common belief is that drinking coffee will lead to an immediate trip to the bathroom. Is it accurate to consider coffee to be a latte laxative or is this just a coincidence that is not supported by any physiological proof?
When it comes to exercise, it is no surprise that it will benefit your health but is there a true link between your exercise level and the frequency of your bowel habits?
Mucus in your stools is something that happens every time you go to the bathroom, but if you notice that the amount is starting to increase, you may be dealing with something much more concerning that should be addressed immediately.