Health knowledge made personal
WellPage for Black Color Stool
+ Bookmark › Share
Go
Search posts:

Black Color Stool - Articles

Understanding Bowel Movements by Lauren B. Patient Expert Posted Mon 25 Aug 2008 7:27pm Much to the chagrin and embarrassment of CF patients everywhere, bowel movements are an important part of our lives. In many ways our bowel movements serve as a benchmark that lets us know how things are going, so to speak, with our digestive systems. Cystic fibrosis patients with pancreatic insufficiency should be especially aware of all thi ... Read on »
Stomach and Duodenal Ulcers by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert Posted Tue 02 Jun 2009 4:40pm 1) What Is an Ulcer? During normal digestion, food moves from the mouth down the esophagus into the stomach. The stomach produces hydrochloric acid and an enzyme called pepsin to digest the food. From the stomach, food passes into the upper part of the small intestine, called the duodenum, where digestion and nutrient absorption ... Read on »
What are the symptoms of stomach cancer? by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert Posted Thu 11 Jun 2009 1:03am Sometimes cancer can grow in the stomach for a long time before it causes symptoms. In the early stages, stomach cancer can cause the following symptoms: Indigestion, stomach discomfort or heartburn Nausea or loss of appetite Feeling tired When the cancer is larger, it can cause the following symptoms: Blood in your ... Read on »
Everybody poops... but what does yours say about you? by rickisjourney Posted Wed 22 Sep 2010 12:00am Prior to my transplant, I had nicknamed my poo "The ghoooooooost poo" because it was pale white, and almost looked like raw chicken, (a sometimes raw bloody piece of chicken) It would also float on most occasions almost oily looking. OMGAAAH I know, that is disgusting, and  waaaaaaaaaay to much information, but I feel like it is very importa ... Read on »
Diarrhea Dog Info by heru m. Patient Expert Posted Tue 25 Jan 2011 12:24am Diarrhea is the passing of loose or liquid stool, more often than normal. Diarrhea can be caused by diseases of the small intestine, large intestine or by diseases of organs other than the intestinal tract. Your ability to answer questions about your pet’s diet, habits, environment and specific details about the diarrhea can help the ... Read on »
GASTRIC (STOMACH) CANCER by Stephanie S. Jewett Posted Sat 24 Jul 2010 6:07am                 Stomach cancer (also called gastric cancer) is the growth of cancer cells in the lining and wall of the stomach.  These two terms most often refer to stomach cancer that begins in the mucus-producing cells on the inside Early Gastric Cancer lining of the stomach (adenocarcinoma).  Adenocarcinoma is the most com ... Read on »
Is It TMI? No! It’s the Top 5 Embarrassing Running Questions Answered by Live from La Quinta Posted Fri 12 Oct 2012 11:17pm As a coach, both to teenage cross country runners and adults training for all distances, I get a lot of questions about how to train, dress, what kind of shoes to wear, etc. Sometimes, though, a runner will approach me hesitantly, almost secretively, and whisper something like, “um, coach? I, um, have a question.” Voice fading off. I can almost ... Read on »
What Your Poop Says About You by The Savvy Sister Registered NurseHealth Maven Posted Sat 21 May 2011 12:00am Is there such thing as “quality poop”? What you see in the toilet, and what your bathroom experience is, can say a lot about your health or lack thereof. Digestion in a nutshell To get to the “end” we have to start at the beginning.  Your BM starts its journey as food. Food starts off  in the mouth getting chewed and mixed w ... Read on »
The Color of Baby Poop by Baby Health Blog .. Patient Expert Posted Mon 22 Sep 2008 4:36pm Hello! My name is Nita Parsnani and this is my first blog entry as part of the Baby Health Blog team. Let me start off by saying that I am very excited to start this journey with Steven, Sarah, Christine and you! Here’s some information about me: I was born and raised in Wakefield, Rhode Island, which I have to say is a great place! I gra ... Read on »
The Color of Baby Poop by Baby Health Blog .. Patient Expert Posted Wed 22 Oct 2008 6:20pm Hello! My name is Nita Parsnani and this is my first blog entry as part of the Baby Health Blog team. Let me start off by saying that I am very excited to start this journey with Steven, Sarah, Christine and you! Here’s some information about me: I was born and raised in Wakefield, Rhode Island, which I have to say is a great place! I ... Read on »