Articles Tagged: irritable bowel syndrome

Brown Mucus in Stool – Sign of IBS or Something Else?

Brown Mucus in Stool

Bowel mucus is incredibly common, but most people never see it. It hangs about in the intestines, quietly helping to move along stool in a graceful and gentle manner, serving its primary purpose as a helpful lubricant.

Green Mucus in Stool in Adults – Something To Worry About?

Green Mucus in Stool

Babies can have weird poop pretty regularly. Their diet entails high nutrient breast milk or formula that can entirely change the look, color and consistency of fecal matter (as well as the smell). It’s not uncommon in infants to experience

Bloody Mucus in Stool – Is Something Wrong with My Bowels?

Bloody Mucus in Stool

Bowel mucus is downright gross. Most of the time, it is completely unseen and never makes it out the back end. Sometimes however, it is visible, and can be rather alarming. Under most circumstances, there is nothing to fear from clear mucus in stool or that which is whitish, so long as no other symptoms are present.

White Mucus in Stool Causes – Parasites or IBS?

White Mucus in Stool

Seeing white mucus in stool remains can be rather startling. After all, feces do tend to come with some characteristic coloration, and white tinges simply aren’t often one of them. There are some common and uncommon causes of white mucus