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  • Help! Feels like I've swallowed a balloon and can't get it out!

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions April 25, 2016 02:26 PM

    I am at my wits end here and so discouraged because nothing I do seems to fix this problem. I am super uncomfortable every time after I eat for a good 2-3 hours. It feels like I have a bunch of balloons in my stomach and I have to forcefully push them out (i.e. burping). But even with the burps I...

  • SEVERE stomach issues.

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions February 10, 2014 05:55 PM

    Im a 21 year old male and for the past month and a half I've been suffering from many problems regarding my stomach. I started off with chronic constipation and I had no urge to go and frequent urination. Over the time my problems started to escalate, now Having severe lower abnominal pain in my...

  • Food Allergies and more mysteries (seeking a real life Dr. House)

    AbigailA 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions March 13, 2013 09:31 PM

    I understand that the best medical attention I can hope for is from a doctor who evaluates me in person - not the internet - but after seeing doctor after doctor, and no one has answers... I feel I must do what I can on my part to find additional help. I have been patiently suffering for 4 years,...

  • Sick after eating...ongoing since 2006....PLEASE HELP...I'M DESPERATE.

    suzport0528 2 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions January 20, 2013 11:52 PM

    Hello everyone,This is my first time posting on the internet about my stomach issues but I don't know where else to turn anymore. This may be a long post, but I want to be sure that I cover everything that is going on.I am 23 years old and have been in and out of doctor offices since approx. 2006....

  • abdomenal bloating and very noisey

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions July 17, 2012 08:10 PM

    A lot of stress has affected my digestive system, 1st I noticed noises like being hungry but that wasn't it, my left side bloats out and I feel like I have a bowling ball in my intestine and I can't move or hardly breathe. I can hardly eat or drink anything because it won't go down. I'm tring...

  • HELP! Irregular stomach pains

    Skyfire321 1 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions September 13, 2011 02:21 PM

    I have somewhere bewtween acute and blunt stomach pain(mild) every time I get up from a chair, every time I sit down, every time I look around(requires moving hips, and apparently, my hips don't like moving), every time I sneeze, every time I yawn,every time I run, I get the pains. It is sparsed...

  • Quadriplegic who's having pain in the belly and rectum/anus area?

    Yankie007 1 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions August 12, 2011 09:42 PM

    Hi Guys,I have a question for you guys concerning my health condition and I'm pretty desperate to find some answers because I've seen a specialist and she couldn't figure out my problem so she blame my intestine problem on stress & anxiety. Let me explained, I'm a 28 year old C5/C6 Quadriplegic and...

  • Right side abdomen discomfort?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions June 14, 2011 09:29 PM

    Hello, I am not sure I am on the right forum .... I am having a problem with my upper right abdomen, I am not sure about the exact location, it's mostly to the side and a little the back .... not much the front.It started after I cried for a whole week and was miserable, stressed out because I...

  • bad GERD and stomach problems...

    Echo19 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions May 7, 2011 06:20 AM

    Hi. I got a nasty stomach bug about a year ago. Lots of vomiting, diarrhea, loss of appetite..etc. That cleared up in about a few days, and aside from being quite constipated, I was ok for a week.Then all my stomach problems came. I was nauseous all the time, constipated, had a lot of abdominal...

  • occational extreme gas pain wakes me up while sleeping.

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions April 30, 2011 05:17 AM

    Severe gas pain from my belly button to pelvic bone Wakes me from sleep. It will take about three hours to get the gas out through burping, diarrhea and passing gas in the bathroom. I am skinny and I can push my stomach, below my belly button in remote areas or lay on my stomach using a pillow to...

  • Extreme Discomfort

    ggiuliana420 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions April 5, 2011 05:42 PM

    Hi everyone. I've briefly looked over the forums and have done many Google searches on symptoms I'm having. The results seem too broad and thought it may be good to describe everything that has happened in hopes of getting a more straight forward answer. I'm sick of hearing stress. I've been in a...

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  • Still not better after going Gluten free

    theog1212 1 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions January 13, 2011 12:34 AM

    I was diagnosed with Celiac Disease back on July 14th of 2008. The time of diagnosis I was 230 lbs @ 6ft2 and today January 12th, 2011 I weigh 164 lbs. I recently had a second colonoscopy and endoscopy and they told me that there was no inflammation, signs of Chrons or Colitis the on thing they...

  • Same symptoms

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions November 15, 2010 03:47 PM

    I had the same symptoms that you all are saying about 3 years ago and they had lasted something like 6-8 months and I ended up losing a ton of weight because food itself seemed to just make me nausous. So eating wasn't really a top priority, then i started blacking out, not falling over but my...

  • Child w/ Gastrointestinal issues

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions November 8, 2010 06:20 PM

    I have a preschooler who recently began having "stomach" issues. First, she was breastfed for a year. She was also never a big milk drinker, but loved cheese and yogurt and broccoli so I never worried about it. A year ago, she had traveled overseas (to a developed country in Europe & we did not...

  • Extreme air or gas symptoms

    LindaLRH 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions October 4, 2010 04:19 PM

    Hi, I am getting concerned with the symptoms I am experiencing. I have been to the Doctor and he put my on Cypro. He thought it might be parasites and/or stress related. Symptoms:1. Extreme air/gas in my whole stomach area to the point where it feels like it's in my organs. I'm so bloated I...

  • Stomach issues?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions October 2, 2010 06:48 PM

    Hey, i just thought i'd post on here and see if I can get some answers before i visit my doctor next week.For the past few months, I have been having on and off issues withmy stomach. It feels asthough after I eat, or when I don't eat for ages, I feel slightly nauseous but also hungry.I have days...

  • Food is stuck in throat, reflux, vomiting - 13 year old boy

    Anonymous 5 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions September 23, 2010 11:43 PM

    My son is 13. Around a year ago he started getting food stuck in his throat while eating. He will run to the sink or toilet and throw up a lot of what he's eaten. This happens with liquids also. When he has an episode, he makes a sort of wheezing sound while he eats. This lasted until last Spring...

  • Undiagnosed stomach problem - please help.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions August 18, 2010 07:37 PM

    Hi there: I've been having problems with heartburn and sour stomach for 2 yrs. now and it's getting worse. In May of this year, our Memorial Day cookout to be exact, I got extremely sick to my stomach - threw up everything I ate, had heartburn, could not keep food down for 2 days. I went to my...

  • Ibs

    anxious Annie 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions August 16, 2010 08:30 PM

    Could someone give me the symptoms of IBS caused by constant stress and anxiety. Thank you in advance.

  • Should I be concerned?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions August 12, 2010 07:00 PM

    Until today I haven't pooped in at least 3-4 days. I've been under some stress, not having the best sleep habits, and have been eating less frequently than normal.Today I've been on and off the toilet half-a-dozen times feeling the 'urge' to poop but not having much luck. I have passed some poop...