There you are living a great life, all cozy and comfortable and happy when one day it hits you. That sudden urgent call of the loo!
You have to run to find the nearest loo. Not a problem if you are at home, but when you are out and about it can become the race of your life.
I know you know what I mean!
Then this urgency settles and you figure it was a once only event. Until next time, then it reoccurs over several days, and disappears as suddenly as it started. So you relax again but a small part of your mind stays on alert. Waiting. And there it is, a few days or maybe a few weeks later that urgency hits you, but this time it’s not only a few days of serious urgent bowel situations, it lasts for a week or two, and to top it off you then become constipated and can’t go to the loo at all. So its off to the doctor to see what is happening.
A barrage of tests later, and all the results are fine, you are a picture of health. Nothing nasty anywhere, nothing wrong at all. So what has happened to your bowel? Read More