This Is What Your Poop Color Says About Your Health

Yellow

Yellow

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Yellow poop is often greasy and accompanied by a gross “egg” smell. Yes, it is disgusting!

However, this color encounters when the fat has not been metabolized, so it ends up building up and finding its way out along with our feces. However, this condition may be a symptom of the Coeliac disease, so it is a good idea to visit your doctor in case your poop is yellowish.

Black

Black

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Black poop may be scary once we see it, but you shouldn’t worry if you have been eating licorice or drinking Guinness. However, taking any supplement that contains iron may turn your poop black. On the other hand, if you haven’t been eating any of these things, then it may be the time to visit a doctor.

Black poop that is sticky and smelly can be a sign that you are bleeding at the upper part of your gastrointestinal tract. That bleeding could mean a tumor or an ulcer, which you should not ignore!

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