All Digestive System Topics

Partial Bowel Obstruction

There are many causes of partial bowel obstruction that can occur in various parts of the small and large intestines. Treatments vary from fibrous diets to hospitalizations and surgery, all varying on the obstruction’s severity.


Foods to Avoid when Constipated

Constipation is a very common problem. You can often manage constipation by learning what is triggering it and making adjustments to your lifestyle. Avoid many of the foods that cause constipation trouble so you can quell your discomfort.


Blood in Stool (Rectal Bleeding)

Blood in stool (rectal bleeding) is often an alarming symptom. Though it might be due to colorectal cancers, there are many other causes. Any amount of blood in the stool requires medical attention and a thorough evaluation.