How Your Diet Can Affect Your Poop Color

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.

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My Poop Is Bright Green — Should I Be Concerned?

Discover the truth about questions that pique your curiosity in our “Short Answer” series. Gastroenterologist Maged Rizk, MD and OB/Gyn physicians Linda Bradley, MD, and Margaret McKenzie, MD, answer this one about the color of stool.

My Poop Is Bright Green — Should I Be Concerned?