Stool can come in a rainbow of shades. Most are harmless variations caused by the foods you eat. But some are cause for concern. Find out when you should just let it go or talk to your doctor.
You bowel movements can tell you about everything from diseases to stress. Our colorectal surgeon explains what to look for and what it may mean.
Wonder how long you should (or shouldn’t be) spending in the bathroom? Find answers to questions that pique your curiosity in our series, The Short Answer. Colorectal surgeon Michael Valente, DO, fields this one.