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  1. IBS Constipation (IBS-C) and Chronic Constipation
    Hello I have had chronic constipation for over 10 years since I was a teenager. At times this has been so bad that I haven't gone for a month. However in recent years I've had a daily bowel movement but my stools are always very hard and incomplete. In the last couple of week I have been...
  2. General Discussion
    I have bowel issues, where I have feelings of incomplete bowel movements, often, sometimes alternating from constipation, and diarrhea, mostly constipation. I am straining when I have a bowel movement, I do get a "full" feeling, and dull pain, on the left side of my abdomen. It gets better when...
  3. General Discussion
    Hi. I really hope someone can shine some light on this. For the past 3 months I have been suffering with prostatitis. For those who are not familiar it is a prostate inflammation which comes with a ton of unpleasant symptoms. As that was happening I started noticing my bowel movements changing...
  4. General Discussion
    Hello everyone, will try to keep it short. Over last 7 years I have been suffering from mild to severe nausea. Usually the symptoms are the worst in the morning right after waking up. I immediately feel I am extremely nauseous.Basically I am more or less nauseous every day, Sometimes it starts...
  5. General Discussion
    Hey guys! If you or someone you know has been diagnosed with an inflammatory bowel disease, or has an ongoing gut issue, please point them in the direction of the Facebook support group 'Heal Ulcerative Colitis Naturally'. The address to the group is here...
  6. IBS Constipation (IBS-C) and Chronic Constipation
    After my SITZ test showed markers in my transverse colon (slow transit) and my colonoscopy showed severe internal hemorrhoids and a bad fissure, I was given the option of surgery that would remove the ascending and transverse colon and attach the descending to the small intestine - this MD felt...
  7. General Discussion
    Sorry in advance for the title, I feel like it was a little extreme. I was trying to edit it but I am not sure how. Looking for advice... for the last few months I have been getting a strange pressure under my lower left rib cage. It is NOT near the sternum or breastbone but more on the actual...
  8. General Discussion
    Hello everybody! I'm new to this site, so please do not be harsh if I posted in the wrong topic. My symptoms started last year on a vacation in the end of August. This was strong diarrhea which didn't go away for almost three weeks. I got different medications from my GP and it just went away...
  9. General Discussion
    Hi Everyone, I'm new to this forum and wanted to see if anyone could provide me with advice or personal experience with my symptoms. I recently turned 27 and have experienced abdominal pain and changes in my bowel movements. I do not have any cancer running in my family. A few months ago, I...
  10. Abdominal Pain
    Hi all, I had an appendectomy (they whipped my appendix out) yesterday and the surgeon afterwards said that my appendix was stuck to my colon. Has anyone heard of this before or what the medical name for it is? I can't find anything about it on the net. I'm hoping that it might explain some...
  11. Welcome!
    I know people probably see a post like this several times a day, but I honestly need some help. About a month ago I started having cramps and was trying to pass stools more often than usual 4+ a day. I went to the doctors and it was passed off as Constipation, She gave me a laxative type thing...
  12. General Discussion
    Just as a general question. I was concerened about bleeding a while ago and i asked my GI about it. She informed me blood quickly turns to black tar very shourtly after being exposed to your degestive juice unless you have very bad D and it does have the time to turn black. My question is, when...
  13. General Discussion
    hey, I am 22 years old. it all started when I moved to a new apartment to live by myself. After a month from my move, all of the sudden I start feeling that my bowel movements changing. I went from having a regular bm everyday to alternating bm meaning that some days I go 2 to 3 times with loose...
  14. IBS Constipation (IBS-C) and Chronic Constipation
    Hello Guys, My name is Daniel im 19 years old and I come from a small town in Ireland called Cork City. I have always had anxiety issues including GAD (due to childhood experiences) and now Health Anxiety. Here is how it started. About 5-6 weeks ago on a Tuesday night i was sitting at home...
  15. IBS Constipation (IBS-C) and Chronic Constipation
    I would like to share my experience having colon hydrotherapy to help with ibs-c. I had been taking a liquid meal (prescribed) for eight weeks in place of eating before realising taking it so long had increased ibs symptoms. I was so desperate - and so unwell - I took a session of hydrotherapy...
  16. Your Story
    I'm 16. And up since May, my body has been acting freaky! My stomach is bloated and hard, when I press on it, it feels like something is underneath it, my upper stomach is more hard then the lower abdomen. I even thought I was PREGNANT! Even though I never had sex before. I also have Nausea...
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