What Your Poop Says About Your Health


By Kristen Domonell for Right as Rain a UW Medicine News digital publication

"Does even the thought of talking about your poop make you blush? It may be uncomfortable, but keeping tabs on your number twos can help you learn a lot about your body. The color and consistency of your poo can change depending on what you eat and drink, and can also serve as your body’s way of letting you know something isn’t right. 

Here are six things your poop says about your health—and when changes in your stool could signal a serious health problem."

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