The sudden urge to have to go to the restroom because of diarrhea can be not only inconvenient but could be extremely embarrassing if you don’t make it.
A diarrhea accident could totally destroy your reputation and self-image depending upon where it occurs and if anyone’s around at the time.
Several things can cause diarrhea to suddenly strike, such as stress, foods, medications, medical conditions, and so on.
The most basic definition for diarrhea is when you have three or more liquid bowel movements in one day.
Most people don’t realize that dehydration caused by diarrhea due to severe fluid loss is responsible for millions of deaths per year worldwide.
According to Wikipedia, in 2009 there were an estimated 1.1 million deaths in people aged 5 and over and 1.5 million deaths in children under the age of 5.
Those are some pretty scary and heartbreaking statistics.
The good news is that if your diarrhea isn’t caused by medications or a medical condition, I have five quick tips that you can apply the next time it occurs.
The topic of diarrhea can get pretty complicated, so I’ll get to the point.
These five tips are actually pretty simple and fall into the common-sense zone, but here’s a reminder just encase you may have forgotten to apply them.
Tip 1: Drink plenty of water to replenish what has been passed out of your body through your frequent bowel movements.
Tip 2: Avoid dairy products, fatty foods, sugary snacks, and caffeinated and alcoholic drinks.
Tip 3: Get the proper rest so that you can aid your body in building its immune system.
Tip 4: Eat solid foods that will promote solid waste such as Whole Grains, Bananas, Complex Carbs such as Yams, Baked meats, and etc...
Tip 5: Consume a high-quality herbal supplement that contains Dietary Fiber and Psyllium Seed Hulls which will add Bulk to your Stool.
I’m not a doctor, but if your diarrhea continues to persist for more than 3 days you may want to consider contacting a healthcare professional to do an analysis to verify whether or not you may have a more serious medical condition.
Your health is definitely something that you don’t want to take for granted because like the rest of us, we only get one body and we must do everything within our power to take care of it to make sure that it runs like a well-oiled machine for as long as we live.
You just learned 5 quick tips that will help you to get rid of diarrhea in no time; you just have to apply them…
Trust me; you’ll be glad that you did!