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Old 04-13-2018, 10:55 PM
 
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I go a couple times a week if I am lucky. This past sunday I went and while sitting there I threw up about a 1/4 trashcan of blood. No pain before or after. next time I went I threw up again, blood again though not as much. Then Yesterday I had deiareha alll day.
I do go to urninate about 10 times a day.
That sounds VERY serious. Please get to an ER or Urgent Care clinic. Write back and let us know how you're doing.
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Old 04-14-2018, 05:22 AM
 
Location: PVB
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Is that ok for children who need help going?
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-...s/syc-20354242
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Old 04-14-2018, 06:26 AM
 
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It really depends and varies for me. I'm sporadic on eating. No set diet, no set qty, no set frequency.
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Old 04-14-2018, 06:38 AM
 
Location: Loudon, TN
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My ex hubby has it. Being diagnosed didn't stop it. His paternal side has the 100% chance. So fast forward. At 30 my son asks his doctor to permit the test..Doc says,nope! You have to wait til your 50! I then interject and encourage him to re address this test with his doctor. Again doc says,nope!
Both his wife and I remain optimistic and even my son has figured...it's not 'if',it's when
My ex has had two remissions...early detection makes little difference. It just allows more remissions and more treatments ..
Tell your son to call a gastroenterologist. He should be getting screened. You DO NOT have to wait until you're 50 if you have a family history. And your insurance normally will cover it if you have family history. My DH has had one every 5 years since he was 30. He is getting them now every 3 years. His uncle died of colon cancer, so he is super vigilant. Every single time they find pre-cancerous polyps and remove them.
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Old 04-14-2018, 06:57 AM
 
Location: 44N 89W
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25M here and I defecate anywhere from 1-3 times per day, average right around the 2 mark.
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Old 04-14-2018, 07:08 AM
 
Location: NJ
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Always in the morning after I wake up. Maybe once again after lunch or after dinner. On average 1 to 3 times per day, depending on what I eat. And I do eat a lot of fiber. I've been tracking my food, down to the gram, everyday using the app Cronometer (love it). I always eat at least 100% RDA of fiber, whole grain bread and pasta, fruits, beans, and veggies. I don't eat meat anymore.
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Old 04-14-2018, 07:51 AM
 
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Varies based on diet and water consumption. Average is probably once a day.
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Old 04-14-2018, 08:15 AM
 
Location: Central Illinois -
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Always in the morning after I wake up. Maybe once again after lunch or after dinner. On average 1 to 3 times per day, depending on what I eat. And I do eat a lot of fiber. I've been tracking my food, down to the gram, everyday using the app Cronometer (love it). I always eat at least 100% RDA of fiber, whole grain bread and pasta, fruits, beans, and veggies. I don't eat meat anymore.
That's awesome, good job! Another cool (free) app that tracks what you eat and keeps track of calories, amount of carbs, fat, sugar, etc. is Lose It, once I started tracking what I eat I started losing weight. After reading this thread I have decided to add Metamucil to my daily routine, as it seems I don't go enough.
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Old 04-14-2018, 08:35 AM
 
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My ex hubby has it. Being diagnosed didn't stop it. His paternal side has the 100% chance. So fast forward. At 30 my son asks his doctor to permit the test..Doc says,nope! You have to wait til your 50! I then interject and encourage him to re address this test with his doctor. Again doc says,nope!
Both his wife and I remain optimistic and even my son has figured...it's not 'if',it's when
My ex has had two remissions...early detection makes little difference. It just allows more remissions and more treatments ..
Your son needs a more proactive Dr. given your family history. I'd look for a second opinion.

And, I disagree....Early detection can make a huge difference.
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Old 04-14-2018, 08:41 AM
 
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I go a couple times a week if I am lucky. This past sunday I went and while sitting there I threw up about a 1/4 trashcan of blood. No pain before or after. next time I went I threw up again, blood again though not as much. Then Yesterday I had deiareha alll day.
I do go to urninate about 10 times a day.
Go to the emergency room, or urgent care clinic asap. Nothing you have described is even close to normal. Best to know what is causing this.

I hope it is something minor, good luck.
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